Atoms of Cognition

Single Neuron Studies of the Human Brain


Publisher: MIT Press, 2014

Editors: Itzhak Fried, Ueli Rutishauser, Moran Cerf and Gabriel Kreiman

List of chapters and authors

Chapter 1: Introduction
Itzhak Fried, Ueli Rutishauser, Moran cerf and Gabriel Kreiman

Chapter 2: Fifty-plus Years of Human single Neuron Recordings: A Personal Perspective
George Ojemann

I Methodological, Ethical and Clinical Considerations

Chapter 3: The Neurosurgical Theater of the Mind
Itzhak Fried

Chapter 4: Ethical and Practical Considerations for Human Microelectrode Recording Studies
Adam N. Mamclak

Chapter 5: Subchronic In Vivo Human Microelectrode Recording
Richard J. Staba, Tony A. Fields, Eric J. Behnke and Charles L. Wilson

Chapter 6: Data Analysis Techniques for Human Microwire Recording: Spike Detection and Sorting,Decoding Relation between Neurons and Local Field Potentials
Ueli Rutishauser, Moran Cerf, and Gabriel Kreiman

II Cognitive Neuroscience Findings and Insights

Chapter 7: Single Neuron correlates of Declarative Memory Formation and Retrieval in the Medial Temporal Lobe
Ueli Rutishauser, Erin M. Schuman, and Adam N. Mamelak

Chapter 8: Visual Cognitive Adventures of Single Neurons in the Human Medial Temporal Lobe
Florian Mormann, Matias J. Ison, Rodrigo Quian Quiroga, Christof Koch, Itzhak Fried, and Gabriel Kreiman

Chapter 9: Navigating Our Environment: Insights from single Neuron recordings in the Human Brain
Nanthia Suthana and Itzhak Fried

Chapter 10: Microelectrode Studies of Human Sleep
Yuval Nir, Michel Le Van Quyen, Giulio Toroni and Richard J. Staba

Chapter 11: Studying Thoughts and Deliberations Using Single Neuron Recordings in Humans
Moran Cerf, Hagar Gelbard-Sagiv and Itzhak Fried

Chapter 12: Human Single Neuron Reward Processing in Basal Ganglia and Anterior Cingulate
Shaun R. Patel, Demetrio Sierra-Mercado, Clarissa Martinez-Rubio, and Emad N. Eskandar

Chapter 13: Electrophysiological Responses to Faces in the Human Amygdala
Ralph Adolphs, Hiroto Kawasaki, Oana Tudusciuc, Matthew Howard III, Chris Heller, William Sutherling, Linda Philpott, Ian Ross, Adam N. Mamelak and Ueli Rutishauser

Chapter 14: Human Lateral Temporal cortical Singe Neuron Activity during Language, Recent Memory and Learning
George Ojemann

III Clinical Neuroscience

Chapter 15: Microelectrode Recordings in Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery
C. Roy Goodwin, Travis S. Tierney, Frederick A. Lenz, and William S. Anderson

Chapter 16: Microstimulation Effects on Thalamic Neurons
Sanjay Patra, William D. Hutchison, Clement Hamani, Mojgan Hodaie, Andres M. Lozanoand Jonathan O. Dostrovsky

Chapter 17: Human Single Neuron Activity for Reach and Grasp Motor Prostheses
Arjun K. Bansal

Chapter 18: Human Single Neuron Recording as an Approach to Understand the Neurophysiologyof Seizure Generation
Andreas Schulze-Bonhage and Rudiger Kohling

IV Conclusions

Chapter 19: The Next Ten Years and Beyond
ueli Rutishauser, Itzhak Fried, Moran Cerf and Gabriel Kreiman