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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.

Neftci E, Binas J, Rutishauser U, Chicca E, Indiveri G, Douglas RJ. Synthesizing cognition in neuromorphic electronic systems. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2013 Sept 10;110(37):E3468-3476.

Rutishauser U, Kotowicz A, Laurent G. A method for closed-loop presentation of sensory stimuli conditional on the internal brain-state of awake animals. J Neurosci Methods. 2013 Apr 30;215(1):139-155.

Naber M, Fraessle S, Rutishauser U, Einhauser W. Pupil size signals novelty and predicts later retrieval success for declarative memories of natural scenes. J Vis. 2013 Feb 8;13(2):11.

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, Douglas RJ. State dependent computation using coupled recurrent networks. Neural Comput. 2009 Feb;21(2):478-509.

Rutishauser U, Schuman EM, Mamelak AN. Activity of human hippocampal and amygdala neurons during retrieval of declarative memories. Proc Natl Acad Sci. 2008 Jan 8;105(1):329-334.

Rutishauser U, Koch C. Probabilistic modeling of eye movement data during conjunction search via feature based attention. J Vis. 2007 Apr 12;7(6):1-20.

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.

Rutishauser U, Schuman EM, Mamelak AN. Online detection and sorting of extracellularly recorded action potentials in human medial temporal lobe recordings, in vivo. J Neurosci Methods. 2006 Jun 30;154(1-2):204-224.


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