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Synaptic Physiology Section - Publications

  • Scimemi, A and Diamond, JS (2012) The number and organization of Ca2+ channels in the active zone shapes neurotransmitter release from Schaffer collateral synapses, J. Neurosci. 32, 18157-18176. Full Text/Abstract

  • Oesch, NW and Diamond, JS (2011) Ribbon synapses compute temporal contrast and encode luminance in retinal rod bipolar cells, Nat. Neurosci. 14, 1555-1561. Full Text/Abstract

  • Diamond, JS (2011) Grilled RIBEYE stakes a claim for synaptic ribbons, Nat. Neurosci. 14, 1097-1098. Full Text/Abstract

  • Diamond, JS (2011) Calcium-permeable AMPA receptors in the retina, Front. Mol. Neurosci. 4, 27. Full Text/Abstract

  • Poleg-Polsky, A and Diamond, JS (2011) Imperfect space clamp permits electrotonic interactions between inhibitory and excitatory synaptic conductances, distorting voltage clamp recordings, PLoS ONE 6, e19463. Full Text/Abstract

  • Grimes, WN, Seal, RP, Oesch, N, Edwards, RH and Diamond, JS (2011) Genetic targeting and physiological features of VGLUT3+ amacrine cells, Vis. Neurosci. 28, 381-392. Full Text/Abstract

  • Thomas, CG, Tian, H and Diamond, JS (2011) The relative roles of diffusion and uptake in clearing synaptically released glutamate change during early postnatal development, J. Neurosci. 31, 4743-4754. Full Text/Abstract

  • Oesch, NW, Kothmann, WW and Diamond, JS (2011) Illuminating Synapses and Circuitry in the Retina, Curr. Opin. Neurobiol. 21, 238-244. Full Text/Abstract

  • Raz-Prag, D, Grimes, WN, Fariss, RN, Vijayasarathy, C, Campos, MM, Bush, RA, Diamond, JS and Sieving, PA (2010) Probing potassium channel function in vivo by intracellular delivery of antibodies in a rat model of retinal neurodegeneration., PNAS 107, 12710-12715. Full Text/Abstract

  • Chavez, AE, Grimes, WN and Diamond, JS (2010) Mechanisms Underlying Lateral GABAergic Feedback onto Rod Bipolar Cells in Rat Retina, J. Neurosci. 30, 2223-2234. Full Text/Abstract

  • Grimes, WN, Zhang, J, Graydon, CW, Kachar, B and Diamond, JS (2010) Retinal parallel processors: More than 100 independent microcircuits operate within a single interneuron, Neuron 65, 873-885. Full Text/Abstract

  • Scimemi, A, Tian, H and Diamond, JS (2009) Neuronal transporters regulate glutamate clearance, NMDA receptor activation, and synaptic plasticity in the hippocampus, J. Neurosci. 29, 14581-14595. Full Text/Abstract

  • Kalbaugh, TL, Zhang, J and Diamond, JS (2009) Coagonist release modulates NMDA receptor subtype contributions at synaptic inputs to retinal ganglion cells, J. Neurosci. 29, 1469-1479. Full Text/Abstract

  • Zhang, J and Diamond, JS (2009) Subunit- and Pathway-Specific Localization of NMDA Receptors and Scaffolding Proteins at Ganglion Cell Synapses in Rat Retina, J. Neurosci. 29, 4274-4286. Full Text/Abstract

  • Grimes, WN, Li, W, Chavez, AE and Diamond, JS (2009) BK channels modulate pre- and postsynaptic signaling at reciprocal synapses in retina., Nat. Neurosci. 12, 585-592. Full Text/Abstract

  • Oesch, NW and Diamond, JS (2009) A night vision neuron gets a day job, Nat. Neurosci. 12, 1209-1211. Full Text/Abstract

  • Chavez, AE and Diamond, JS (2008) Diverse mechanisms underlie glycinergic feedback transmission onto rod bipolar cells in rat retina, J. Neurosci. 28, 7919-7928. Full Text/Abstract

  • Diamond, JS (2007) A light switch controlling Ca-permeable AMPA receptors in the retina, J. Physiol. 582, 3. Full Text/Abstract

  • Singer, JH and Diamond, JS (2006) Vesicle depletion and synaptic depression at a mammalian ribbon synapse, J. Neurophysiol. 95, 3191-3198. Full Text/Abstract

  • Chavez, AE, Singer, JH and Diamond, JS (2006) Fast neurotransmitter release triggered by Ca influx through AMPA-type glutamate receptors, Nature 443, 705-708. Full Text/Abstract

  • Zhang, J and Diamond, JS (2006) Distinct perisynaptic and synaptic localization of NMDA and AMPA receptors on ganglion cells in rat retina, J. Comp. Neurol. 498, 810-820. Full Text/Abstract

  • Diamond, JS (2006) Astrocytes put down the broom and pick up the baton, Cell 125, 639-641. Full Text/Abstract

  • Diamond, JS (2005) Deriving the glutamate clearance time course from transporter currents in CA1 hippocampal astrocytes: transmitter uptake gets faster during development, J. Neurosci. 25, 2906-2916. Full Text/Abstract

  • Ullian EM, Barkis WB, Chen S, Diamond JS, Barres BA (2004) Invulnerability of retinal ganglion cells to NMDA excitotoxicity, Mol. Cell. Neurosci. 26, 544-557. Full Text/Abstract

  • Singer, JH, Lassova, L, Vardi, N, and Diamond, JS (2004) Coordinated multivesicular release at a mammalian ribbon synapse, Nat. Neurosci. 7, 826-833. Full Text/Abstract

  • Singer, JH and Diamond, JS (2003) Sustained Ca2+ entry elicits transient postsynaptic currents at a retinal ribbon synapse, J. Neurosci. 23, 10923-10933. Full Text/Abstract

  • Mathews, CG and Diamond, JS (2003) Neuronal glutamate uptake contributes to GABA synthesis and inhibitory synaptic strength, J. Neurosci. 23, 2040-2048. Full Text/Abstract

  • Chen S and Diamond JS (2002) Synaptically released glutamate activates extrasynaptic NMDA receptors on cells in the ganglion cell layer of rat retina, J. Neurosci. 22, 2165-2173. Full Text/Abstract

  • Diamond, JS (2002) A broad view of glutamate spillover, Nat. Neurosci. 5, 291-292. Full Text/Abstract

  • Diamond JS (2001) Neuronal glutamate transporters limit activation of NMDA receptors by neurotransmitter spillover on CA1 pyramidal cells, J. Neurosci. 21, 8328-8338. Full Text/Abstract

  • Diamond JS, Jahr CE (2000) Synaptically released glutamate does not overwhelm transporters on hippocampal astrocytes during high-frequency stimulation, J. Neurophysiol. 83, 2835-2843. Full Text/Abstract

  • Bergles DE, Diamond JS, Jahr CE (1999) Clearance of glutamate inside the synapse and beyond, Curr Opin Neurobiol 9, 293-298. Full Text/Abstract

  • Diamond JS, Bergles DE, Jahr CE (1998) Glutamate release monitored with astrocyte transporter currents during LTP, Neuron 21, 425-433. Full Text/Abstract

  • Diamond JS, Jahr CE (1997) Transporters buffer synaptically released glutamate on a submillisecond time scale, J. Neurosci. 17, 4672-4687. Full Text/Abstract

  • Diamond JS, Jahr CE (1995) Asynchronous release of synaptic vesicles determines the time course of the AMPA receptor-mediated EPSC, Neuron 15, 1097-1107. Full Text/Abstract

  • Diamond JS, Copenhagen DR (1995) The relationship between light-evoked synaptic excitation and spiking behaviour of salamander retinal ganglion cells, J Physiol (Lond) 487, 711-725.

  • Diamond JS, Copenhagen DR (1993) The contribution of NMDA and non-NMDA receptors to the light-evoked input-output characteristics of retinal ganglion cells, Neuron 11, 725-738. Full Text/Abstract


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