Publications

1: Sitaraman D, Aso Y, Rubin GM, Nitabach MN. Corrigendum: Control of Sleep by
Dopaminergic Inputs to the Drosophila Mushroom Body. Front Neural Circuits. 2015
Dec 22;9:84. eCollection 2015. PubMed PMID: 26733821; PubMed Central PMCID:
PMC4686686.

2: Sitaraman D, Aso Y, Rubin GM, Nitabach MN. Control of Sleep by Dopaminergic
Inputs to the Drosophila Mushroom Body. Front Neural Circuits. 2015 Nov 9;9:73.
doi: 10.3389/fncir.2015.00073. eCollection 2015. Erratum in: Front Neural
Circuits. 2015;9:84. PubMed PMID: 26617493; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4637407.

3: Sitaraman D, Aso Y, Jin X, Chen N, Felix M, Rubin GM, Nitabach MN. Propagation
of Homeostatic Sleep Signals by Segregated Synaptic Microcircuits of the
Drosophila Mushroom Body. Curr Biol. 2015 Nov 16;25(22):2915-27. doi:
10.1016/j.cub.2015.09.017. Epub 2015 Oct 8. PubMed PMID: 26455303; PubMed Central
PMCID: PMC4654684.

4: Aso Y, Sitaraman D, Ichinose T, Kaun KR, Vogt K, Belliart-Guérin G, Plaçais
PY, Robie AA, Yamagata N, Schnaitmann C, Rowell WJ, Johnston RM, Ngo TT, Chen N,
Korff W, Nitabach MN, Heberlein U, Preat T, Branson KM, Tanimoto H, Rubin GM.
Mushroom body output neurons encode valence and guide memory-based action
selection in Drosophila. Elife. 2014 Dec 23;3:e04580. doi: 10.7554/eLife.04580.
PubMed PMID: 25535794; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4273436.

5: Sitaraman D, LaFerriere H, Birman S, Zars T. Serotonin is critical for
rewarded olfactory short-term memory in Drosophila. J Neurogenet. 2012
Jun;26(2):238-44. doi: 10.3109/01677063.2012.666298. Epub 2012 Mar 21. PubMed
PMID: 22436011.

6: Sitaraman D, Zars T. Lack of prediction for high-temperature exposures
enhances Drosophila place learning. J Exp Biol. 2010 Dec 1;213(Pt 23):4018-22.
doi: 10.1242/jeb.050344. PubMed PMID: 21075943.

7: Sitaraman D, Zars M, Zars T. Place memory formation in Drosophila is
independent of proper octopamine signaling. J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens
Neural Behav Physiol. 2010 Apr;196(4):299-305. doi: 10.1007/s00359-010-0517-5.
Epub 2010 Mar 13. PubMed PMID: 20228998.

8: LaFerriere H, Guarnieri DJ, Sitaraman D, Diegelmann S, Heberlein U, Zars T.
Genetic dissociation of ethanol sensitivity and memory formation in Drosophila
melanogaster. Genetics. 2008 Apr;178(4):1895-902. doi:
10.1534/genetics.107.084582. PubMed PMID: 18430923; PubMed Central PMCID:
PMC2323784.

9: Sitaraman D, Zars M, Laferriere H, Chen YC, Sable-Smith A, Kitamoto T,
Rottinghaus GE, Zars T. Serotonin is necessary for place memory in Drosophila.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Apr 8;105(14):5579-84. doi:
10.1073/pnas.0710168105. Epub 2008 Apr 2. PubMed PMID: 18385379; PubMed Central
PMCID: PMC2291120.

10: Sitaraman D, Zars M, Zars T. Reinforcement pre-exposure enhances spatial
memory formation in Drosophila. J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav
Physiol. 2007 Aug;193(8):903-8. Epub 2007 Jun 6. PubMed PMID: 17551734.