The Preuss Lab


Adelman M, Chen AY, Aberg A, Neumeister H, Preuss T. Social context influences sensorimotor gating in female African cichlid fish Astatotilapia burtoni. Behav Brain Res 370:1-7, 2019. PubMed

McIntyre C, Preuss T. Influence of stimulus intensity on multimodal integration in the startle escape system of goldfish. ront. Neural Circuits, 2019. PDF

Medan V, Mäki-Marttunen T, Sztarker J, Preuss T. Differential processing in modality-specific Mauthner-cell dendrites. J Physiol 596.4:667-89, 2018. PDF

Bronson D, Preuss T. Cellular mechanisms of cortisol-induced changes in Mauthner-cell excitability in the startle circuit of goldfish. Front Neural circuits 11:68, 2017. PDF

Neumeister H, Adelman M, Gallagher W, Gou J, Merrins K, Perkowski M, Shih S, Terranova B, Preuss T. Socially induced plasticity in sensorimotor gating in the African cichlid fish Astatotilapia burtoni. Behav Brain Res 332:32-39, 2017. PubMed

Fulmer AG, Neumeister H, Preuss T. Social plasticity in non-territorial male African cichlid fish Astatotilapia burtoni. J Ethol 35:109-19, 2017. PDF

Neumeister H. Leben und Überleben des Nautilus. Divemaster, das Fachmagazin im Tauchsport Nr. 87:23-8, 2016. INet

Curtin PC and Preuss T. Glycine and GABA A receptors mediate tonic and phasic inhibitory processes that contribute to prepulse inhibition in the goldfish startle network. Front Neural Circuits 9:12, 2015. PDF

Medan V, Preuss T. The Mauthner-cell circuit of fish as a model system for startle plasticity. J Physiol 108(2-3):129-4, 2014. PDF

Barord GJ, Dooley F, Dunstan A, Ilano A, Keister KN, Neumeister H, Preuss T, Schoepfer S, Ward PD. Comparative population assessments of Nautilus sp. in the Philippines, Australia, Fiji, and American Samoa using Baited Remote Undwater Video Systems. PloSONE 9(6), 2014. PDF

Curtin PC, Medan V, Neumeister H, Bronson DR, Preuss T. The 5-HT5A receptor regulates excitability in the auditory startle circuit: functional implications for sensorimotor gating. J Neurosci 33:10011-2, 2013. PubMed

Medan V and Preuss T. Dopaminergic induced changes in Mauthner-cell excitability disrupts prepulse inhibition in the startle circuit of goldfish. J Neurophysiol 106:3195-204, 2011. PubMed

Mirjany M, Preuss T* and Faber DS* (*shared last authorship). Role of the lateral line mechanosensory system in directionality of goldfish auditory evoked escape response. J Exp Biol 214:3358-67, 2011. PubMed

Whitaker KW, Neumeister H, Huffman LS, Kidd CE, Preuss T* and Hofmann HA* (*shared last authorship). Serotonergic modulation of startle-escape plasticity in an Aftrican cichlid fish: a single-cell molecular and physiological analysis of a vital neural circuit. J Neurophysiol 106:127-37, 2011. PubMed

Neumeister H, Whitaker KW, Hofmann HA* and Preuss T* (*shared last authorship). Social and ecological regulation of a decision-making circuit. J Neurophysiol 104:3180-88, 2010. PubMed

Weiss SA, Preuss T* and Faber DS* (*shared last authorship). Phase encoding in the Mauthner system: implications in left-right sound source discrimination. J Neurosci 29:3431-4, 2009. PubMed.

Szabo T, Brookings T, Preuss T and Faber DS. Effects of temperature acclimation on a central neural circuit and its behavioral output. J Neurophysiol 100:2997-3008, 2008. PubMed

Weiss SA, Preuss T and Faber DS. A role of electrical inhibition in sensorimotor integration. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 105:18047-52, 2008. PubMed

Neumeister H, Szabo TM and Preuss T. Behavioral and physiological characterization of sensorimotor-gating in the goldfish startle response. J Neurophysiol 99:1493-502, 2008. PubMed.

Weiss SA, Zottoli SJ, Do SC, Faber DS and Preuss T. Correlation of C-start behaviors with neural activity recorded from the hindbrain in free-swimming goldfish (Carassius auratus). J Exp Biol 209:4788-801, 2006. PubMed

Szabo TM, Weiss SA, Faber DS and Preuss T. Representation of auditory signals in the M-cell: role of electrical synapses. J Neurophysiol 95:2617-29, 2006. PubMed

Preuss T, Osei-Bonsu PE, Weiss SA, Wang C, and Faber DS. Neural representation of object approach in a decision-making motor circuit. J Neurosci 26:3454-64, 2006. PubMed

Neumeister H, Cellucci CJ, Rapp, PE, Korn H and Faber DS. Dynamical analysis reveals individuality of locomotion in goldfish. J Exp Biol 207:697-708, 2004. PubMed

Preuss T, and Faber DS. Central cellular mechanisms underlying temperature-dependent changes in the goldfish startle-escape behavior. J Neurosci 23:5617-26, 2003. PubMed

Faure P, Neumeister H, Faber DS and Korn H. Symbolic analysis of swimming trajectories reveals scale invariance and provides a model for fish locomotion. Fractals 11:233-43, 2003.

Brock MW, Lebarics ZN, Neumeister H, DeTomaso A and Gilly WF. Temperature-dependent expression of a squid Kv1 channel in Sf9 cells and functional comparison with the native delayed rectifier. J Membrane Biol 180:147-61, 2001. PubMed

Preuss T and Gilly WF. Role of prey-capture experience on development of the escape response in the squid Loligo opalescens: a physiological correlate in an identified neuron. J Exp Biol 203:559-65, 2000. PubMed

Neumeister H, Ripley B, Preuss T and Gilly WF. Effects of temperature on escape jetting in the squid Loligo opalescens. J Exp Biol 203:547-57, 2000. PubMed

Neumeister H. Nautilus: ein Überlebenskünstler in Gefahr. Koralle 3:35-8, 2000.

Preuss T, Lebaric ZN, Gilly WF. Post-Hatching Development of Circular Mantle Muscles in the Squid Loligo opalescens. Biol Bull 192:375-87, 1997. PubMed

Neumeister H and Budelmann BU. Structure and function of the Nautilus statocyst. Philos Trans Soc Lond B Biol Sci 352: 1565-88, 1997. PubMed

Gilly WF, Preuss T, McFarlane MB. All-or-none contraction and sodium channels in a subset of cicular muscle fibers of squid mantle. Biol Bul.191:337-40, 1996. PubMed

Preuss T and Budelmann BU. Proprioceptive hair cells on the neck of the squid Lolliguncula brevis: a sense organ in cephalopods for the control of head-to-body position. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 349:153-78, 1995. PubMed

Preuss T and Budelmann BU. A dorsal light reflex. J Exp Biol 198:1157-59, 1995. PubMed

Preuss T and Hengstenberg R. Structure and kinematics of the prosternal organs and their influence on head position in the blowfly Calliphora erythrocephala Meig. J Copm Physiol A 171:438-93, 1992. PDF