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Fu Z, Wu DJ, Ross I, Chung JM, Mamelak AN, Adolphs R, Rutishauser U. Single-neuron correlates of error monitoring and post-error adjustments in human medial frontal cortex. Neuron. 2019 Jan 2;101(1):165-177.

Kamiński J, Mamelak AN, Birch K, Mosher CP, Tagliati M, Rutishauser U. Novelty-sensitive dopaminergic neurons in the human substantia nigra predict success of declarative memory formation. Curr Biol. 2018 May 7;28(9):1333-1343.

Faraut MCM, Carlson AA, Sullivan S, Tudusciuc O, Ross I, Reed CM, Chung JM, Mamelak AN, Rutishauser U. Dataset of human medial temporal lobe single neuron activity during declarative memory encoding and recognition. Sci Data. 2018 Feb 13;5:180010.

Rutishauser U, Aflalo T, Rosario ER, Pouratian N, Andersen RA. Single-neuron representation of memory strength and recognition confidence in left human posterior parietal cortex. Neuron. 2018 Jan 3;97(1):209-220.

Wang S, Yu R, Tyszka JM, Zhen S, Kovach C, Sun S, Huang Y, Hurlemann R, Ross IB, Chung JM, Mamelak AN, Adolphs R, Rutishauser U. The human amygdala parametrically encodes the intensity of specific facial emotions and their categorical ambiguity. Nat Commun. 2017 Apr 21;8:14821.

Kaminski J, Sullivan S, Chung JM, Ross IB, Mamelak AM, Rutishauser U. Persistently active neurons in human medial frontal and medial temporal lobe support working memory. Nat Neurosci. 2017 Apr;20(4):590-601.

Minxha J, Mosher C, Morrow JK, Mamelak AM, Adolphs R, Gothard KM, Rutishauser U. Fixations gate species-specific responses to free viewing of faces in the human and macaque amygdala. Cell Rep. 2017 Jan 24;18(4):878-891.

Rutishauser U, Ye S, Koroma M, Tudusciuc O, Ross IB, Chung JM, Mamelak AN. Representation of retrieval confidence by single neurons in the human medial temporal lobe. Nat Neurosci. 2015 18(7):1041-1050.

Rutishauser U, Mamelak AN, Adolphs R. The primate amygdala in social perception - insights from electrophysiological recordings and stimulation. Trends Neurosci. 2015;38(5):295-306.

Wang S, Tudusciuc O, Mamelak AN, Ross IB, Adolphs R, Rutishauser U. Neurons in the human amygdala selective for perceived emotion. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2014 Jul 29;111(30):E3110-119.

Rutishauser U, Tudusciuc O, Wang S, Mamelak AN, Ross IB, Adolphs R. Single-neuron correlates of atypical face processing in autism. Neuron. 2013 Nov 20;80(4):887-899.

Rutishauser U, Tudusciuc O, Neumann D, Mamelak AN, Heller AC, Ross IB, Philpott L, Sutherling WW, Adolphs R. Single-unit responses selective for whole faces in the human amygdala. Curr Biol. 2011 Oct 11;21(19):1654-1660.

Rutishauser U, Douglas RJ, Slotine JJ. Collective stability of networks of winner-take-all circuits. Neural Comput. 2011 Mar;23(3):735-773.

Rutishauser U, Ross IB, Mamelak AN, Schuman EM. Human memory strength is predicted by theta-frequency phase-locking of single neurons. Nature. 2010 Apr 8;464(7290):903-907.

Rutishauser U, Mamelak AN, Schuman EM. Single-trial learning of novel stimuli by individual neurons of the human hippocampus-amygdala complex. Neuron. 2006 Mar 16;49(6):805-813.


Fried I, Rutishauser U, Cerf M, Kreiman G, eds. Single Neuron Studies of the Human Brain — Probing Cognition. MIT Press: Boston; 2014.