Plotkin, J.L. and Surmeier, D.J. (2015).  Corticostriatal synaptic adaptations in Huntington’s disease.  Current Oppinion in Neurobiology.  33:53-62.


Fieblinger, T., Graves, S., Sebel, L., Alcacer, C., Plotkin, J.L., Gertler, T., Chan, C.S., Heiman, M., Greengard, P., Cenci, M.A. and Surmeier, D.J.  (2014).  Cell type-specific plasticity of striatal projection neurons in parkinsonism and L-DOPA-induced dyskinesia.  Nature Communications. 5:5316.


Plotkin, J.L. and Surmeier, D.J. (2014).  Impaired striatal function in Huntington’s disease is due to aberrant p75NTR signaling.  Rare Diseases.  DOI 10.4161/2167549X.2014.968482.

Plotkin, J.L., Day, M., Peterson, J.D., Xie, Z., Kress, G.J., Rafalovich, R., Gertler, T.S., Flajolet, M., Greengard, P., Stavarache, M., Kaplitt, J.G., Chan, C.S. and Surmeier, D.J.  (2014).  Impaired TrkB receptor signaling underlies corticostriatal synaptic dysfunction in Huntington’s disease. Neuron. 83(1):178-8.


Zheng, Y., Schwabe, L. and Plotkin, J.L.  (2014).  Location-dependent dendritic computation in a modeled striatal projection neuron. ICANN. 8681:741-8.


Plotkin, J.L. and Surmeier, D.J. (2014). Optical approaches for studying dendritic excitability.  For “Patch Clamp Methods and Protocols”, co-ed. S. Taverna.  1183:171-82.


Tan, C.L., Plotkin, J.L., Veno, M.T., von Schimmelmann, M., Feinberg, P., Mann, S., Handler, A., Kjems, J., Surmeier, D.J., O’Carroll, D., Greengard, P. and Schaefer, A. (2013).  MicroRNA miR-128 governs neuronal excitability and motor behavior in mice. Science. 342(6163):1254-8.


Plotkin, J.L., Shen, W., Rafalovich, I., Sebel, L.E., Day, M., Chan, C.S. and Surmeier, D.J. (2013). Regulation of dendritic calcium release in striatal spiny projection neurons.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  110(10):2325-36.


Chan, C.S., Peterson, J.D., Gertler, T., Glajch, K.E., Quintana, R.E., Cui, Q., Sebel, L.E., Plotkin, J.L., Shen, W., Heiman, M., Heintz, N., Greengard, P. and Surmeier, D.J.  (2012).  Strain-specific regulation of striatal phenotype in Drd2-eGFP BAC transgenic mice.  Journal of Neuroscience.  32(27):9124-32.


Plotkin, J.L., Day, M. and Surmeier, D.J. (2011).  Synaptically driven state transitions in distal dendrites of striatal spiny neurons.  Nature Neuroscience.  14(7):881-8.


Plotkin, J.L., Guzman, J.N., Schwarz, N., Kress, G., Wokosin, D.L. and Surmeier, D.J.  (2011).  Optical approaches to studying the basal ganglia.  Animal Models of Movement Disorders, Vol. 61:191-220.  Eds. Lane and Dunnett.


Surmeier, D.J., Shen, W., Day, M., Gertler, T., Chan, S., Tian, X. and Plotkin, J.L. (2010).  The role of dopamine in modulating the structure and function of striatal circuits.  Progress in Brain Research, Vol. 183:148-167. Eds. Bjorklund and Cenci.


Surmeier, D.J., Plotkin, J., Shen, W. (2009).  Dopamine and synaptic plasticity in dorsal striatal circuits controlling action selection.  Current Opinion in Neurobiology. 19:621-628.


Day, M., Wokosin, D., Plotkin, J.L., Tian, X., Surmeier, D.J.  (2008).  Differential excitability and modulation of striatal medium spiny neuron dendrites.  Journal of Neuroscience.  28(45):11603-14.


Chesselet, M-F, Plotkin, J.L., Wu, N. and Levine, M.S.  (2007).  Development of striatal fast-spiking GABAergic interneurons.  Progress in Brain Research, Vol. 160:261-272.  Eds. Tepper, Abercrombie and Bolam.


Plotkin, J.L., Wu, N., Chesselet, M-F and Levine, M.S.  (2005).  Functional and molecular development of striatal fast- spiking GABAergic interneurons and their cortical inputs.  European Journal of Neuroscience.  22:1097-1108.