Glenn Watson

Glenn Watson

Postdoctoral Associate

Originally from Newark, Delaware.  

Kim, Namsoo, et al. “A striatal interneuron circuit for continuous target pursuit..” Nat Commun, vol. 10, no. 1, June 2019. Pubmed, doi:10.1038/s41467-019-10716-w. Full Text

Smith, Jared B., et al. “The relationship between the claustrum and endopiriform nucleus: A perspective towards consensus on cross-species homology..” The Journal of Comparative Neurology, vol. 527, no. 2, Feb. 2019, pp. 476–99. Epmc, doi:10.1002/cne.24537. Full Text

Smith, Jared B., et al. “A Role for the Claustrum in Salience Processing?.” Frontiers in Neuroanatomy, vol. 13, Jan. 2019. Epmc, doi:10.3389/fnana.2019.00064. Full Text

Watson, Glenn D. R., and Kevin D. Alloway. “Opposing collicular influences on the parafascicular (Pf) and posteromedial (POm) thalamic nuclei: relationship to POm-induced inhibition in the substantia nigra pars reticulata (SNR).” Brain Structure and Function, vol. 223, no. 1, Springer Nature, Jan. 2018, pp. 535–43. Crossref, doi:10.1007/s00429-017-1534-8. Full Text

Toda, Koji, et al. “Nigrotectal Stimulation Stops Interval Timing in Mice..” Current Biology : Cb, vol. 27, no. 24, Dec. 2017, pp. 3763-3770.e3. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.cub.2017.11.003. Full Text

Liang, Zhifeng, et al. “Simultaneous GCaMP6-based fiber photometry and fMRI in rats..” Journal of Neuroscience Methods, vol. 289, Sept. 2017, pp. 31–38. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.jneumeth.2017.07.002. Full Text

Alloway, K. D., et al. “Sensory processing in the dorsolateral striatum: The contribution of thalamostriatal pathways.” Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, vol. 11, July 2017. Scopus, doi:10.3389/fnsys.2017.00053. Full Text

Smith, Jared B., et al. “Interhemispheric resting-state functional connectivity of the claustrum in the awake and anesthetized states.” Brain Structure and Function, vol. 222, no. 5, Springer Science and Business Media LLC, July 2017, pp. 2041–58. Crossref, doi:10.1007/s00429-016-1323-9. Full Text

Watson, Glenn D. R., et al. “Interhemispheric connections between the infralimbic and entorhinal cortices: The endopiriform nucleus has limbic connections that parallel the sensory and motor connections of the claustrum.” Journal of Comparative Neurology, vol. 525, no. 6, Wiley, Apr. 2017, pp. 1363–80. Crossref, doi:10.1002/cne.23981. Full Text

Liang, Zhifeng, et al. “Mapping the functional network of medial prefrontal cortex by combining optogenetics and fMRI in awake rats.” Neuroimage, vol. 117, Elsevier BV, Aug. 2015, pp. 114–23. Crossref, doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2015.05.036. Full Text

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Selected Grants

Striatal Circuits for Goal Pursuit awarded by National Institutes of Health (Postdoctoral Associate). 2017 to 2022

The Role of Opponent Basal Ganglia Outputs in Behavior awarded by National Institutes of Health (Postdoctoral Associate). 2017 to 2021

Dissecting basal ganglia circuit mechanisms underlying instrumental learning awarded by National Institutes of Health (Postdoctoral Associate). 2016 to 2021