Publications by Quentin S Fischer

Fischer QS, Aleem S, Zhou H, Pham TA. (2007). Adult visual experience promotes recovery of primary visual cortex from long-term monocular deprivation. Learn Mem 14: 573-80.

Fischer QS, Graves A, Evans S, Lickey ME, Pham TA. (2007). Monocular deprivation in adult mice alters visual acuity and single-unit activity. Learn Mem 14: 277-86.

McGee AW, Yang Y, Fischer QS, Daw NW, Strittmatter SM. (2005). Experience-driven plasticity of visual cortex limited by myelin and Nogo receptor. Science 309: 2222-6.

Yang Y, Fischer QS, Zhang Y, Baumgärtel K, Mansuy IM, Daw NW. (2005). Reversible block of experience-dependent plasticity by calcineurin in mouse visual cortex. Nat. Neuroscie 8(6): 791-6.

Daw N, Rao Y, Wang XF, Fischer Q, Yang Y. (2004). LTP and LTD vary with layer in rodent visual cortex. Vision Res 44: 3377-80.

Fischer QS, Beaver CJ, Yang Y, Rao Y, Jakobsdottir KB, Storm DR, McKnight GS, Daw NW. (2004). Requirement for the RIIbeta isoform of PKA, but not calcium-stimulated adenylyl cyclase, in visual cortical plasticity. J Neurosci 24: 9049-58.

Rao Y, Fischer QS, Yang Y, McKnight GS, LaRue A, Daw NW. (2004). Reduced ocular dominance plasticity and long-term potentiation in the developing visual cortex of protein kinase A RII alpha mutant mice. Eur J Neurosci 20(3): 837-42.

Shimegi S, Fischer QS, Yang Y, Sato H, Daw NW. (2003). Blockade of cyclic AMP-dependent protein kinase does not prevent the reverse ocular dominance shift in kitten visual cortex. J Neurophysiol 90(6): 4027-32.

Beaver CJ, Fischer QS, Ji Q, Daw NW. (2002). Orientation selectivity is reduced by monocular deprivation in combination with PKA inhibitors. J Neurophysiol 88(4): 1933-40.

Rowe MH, Fischer Q. (2001). Dynamic properties of retino-geniculate synapses in the cat. Vis Neurosci 18(2): 219-31.

Beaver CJ1, Ji Q, Fischer QS, Daw NW. (2001). Cyclic AMP-dependent protein kinase mediates ocular dominance shifts in cat visual cortex. Nat Neurosci 4(2): 159-63.

Fischer QS1, Kirby MA. (1991). Number and distribution of retinal ganglion cells in anubis baboons (Papio anubis). Brain Behav Evol 37(4): 189-203.

Contact Quentin S Fischer

Office phone: 540-526-2054

Office location: R-1027

Email address: fischerq@vtc.vt.edu