Selected Publications:

Pilati N, Linley DM, Selvaskandan H, Uchitel O, Hennig MH, Kopp-Scheinpflug C & Forsythe ID (2016). Acoustic trauma slows AMPA receptor-mediated EPSCs in the auditory brainstem, reducing GluA4 subunit expression as a mechanism to rescue binaural function. J Physiol 594: 3683–3703.

Kopp-Scheinpflug C, Pigott BM & Forsythe ID (2015). Nitric oxide selectively suppresses I-H currents mediated by HCN1-containing channels. J Physiol 593: 1685–1700.

Tong H, Kopp-Scheinpflug C, Pilati N, Robinson SW, Sinclair JL, Steinert JR, Barnes-Davies M, Allfree R, Grubb BD, Young SM Jr, Forsythe ID (2013). Protection from noise-induced hearing loss by Kv2.2 potassium currents in the central medial olivocochlear system. J Neurosci. 33: 9113-21.

Kopp-Scheinpflug C, Tozer AJ, Robinson SW, Tempel BL, Hennig MH, Forsythe ID. (2011). The sound of silence: ionic mechanisms encoding sound termination. Neuron 71: 911-25. PubMed PMID: 21903083.

Steinert JR, Robinson SW, Tong H, Haustein MD, Kopp-Scheinpflug C, Forsythe ID (2011) Nitric oxide is an activity-dependent regulator of target neuron intrinsic excitability. Neuron 71: 291-305. PubMed PMID: 21791288.

Haustein MD, Read DJ, Steinert JR, Pilati N, Dinsdale D, Forsythe ID. (2010) Acute hyperbilirubinaemia induces presynaptic neurodegeneration at a central glutamatergic synapse. J Physiol. 588: 4683-93. PubMed PMID: 20937712.

Steinert JR, Chernova T, Forsythe ID. (2010) Nitric oxide signaling in brain function, dysfunction, and dementia. Neuroscientist 16: 435-52. PubMed PMID: 20817920.

Johnston J, Forsythe ID, Kopp-Scheinpflug C. (2010) Going native: voltage-gated potassium channels controlling neuronal excitability. J Physiol. 588: 3187-200. PubMed PMID: 20519310.

Steinert JR, Kopp-Scheinpflug C, Baker C, Challiss RA, Mistry R, Haustein MD, Griffin SJ, Tong H, Graham BP, Forsythe ID. (2008) Nitric oxide is a volume transmitter regulating postsynaptic excitability at a glutamatergic synapse. Neuron 60: 642-56. PubMed PMID: 19038221.

Forsythe, ID, T Tsujimoto, M Barnes-Davies, MF Cuttle & Takahashi, T (1998) Inactivation of presynaptic calcium current contributes to synaptic depression at a fast central synapse. Neuron 20: 797-807.

Forsythe, ID (1994) Direct patch recording from identified presynaptic terminals mediating glutamatergic EPSCs in the rat CNS, in vitro. J Physiol 479: 381-387.

Forsythe ID & Westbrook GL (1988) Slow excitatory postsynaptic currents mediated by activation of N-methyl-D aspartate receptors on cultured mouse central neurones. J. Physiol 396: 515-534.

Bagust, J, Forsythe ID, Kerkut GA (1985) Demonstration of the synaptic origin of primary afferent depolarization in the isolated spinal cord of the hamster. Brain Research 341: 385-389.

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