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Han, Z., Sereno A.B. Modeling the ventral and dorsal cortical visual pathways using artificial neural networks, Neural Computation, 2021 (in press).   

Lehky, S.R., Tanaka, K., Sereno A.B. Pseudosparse neural coding in the visual system of primates, Nature Communications Biology, 4(1):50, 2021.  article [link]

Sereno, A.B., Lehky, S.R., Sereno, M.E. Representation of shape, space, and attention in monkey cortex, Cortex, 122:40-60, 2020.  article [pdf]

Sereno A.B., Patel S.S., Shrestha Y., Red S.D. Touch Sensitive System and Method for Cognitive and Behavioral Testing and Evaluation.  U. S. Patent No. 10,849,559(B2). Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, December 1, 2020.  patent [link]

Balagopal, R., Won, M., Patel, S.S., Chuang, A.Z., and Sereno, A.B. Heading-related slowing by 24 hours in youth athletes, J Neurotrauma, 37(24):2664-2673, 2020.  article [pdf]

Mehta, N., Won, M.J., Babin, S.L., Patel, S.S., Wassef, A.A., Chuang, A.Z., and Sereno, A.B. Differential benefits of olanzapine on executive function in schizophrenia patients, Human Psychopharmacology: Clinical and Experimental, 35(1):e2718, 2020.  article [pdf]

Lehky, S.R., and Sereno, A.B. Extrinsic and intrinsic representations.  Commentary on Romain Brette, Is coding a relevant metaphor for the brain?  Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 42:e215, 2018.  article [link]

Zhang, M.R., Red, S.D., Lin, A.H., Patel, S.S., and Sereno, A.B.  Correction: Evidence of cognitive dysfunction after soccer playing with ball heading using a novel tablet-based approach, PLoS ONE, 13(7): e0200450, 2018. article [link]

Li, E.K., Lee S., Patel, S.S., and Sereno, A.B.  Age-dependent performance on pro-point and anti-point tasks, Frontiers in Psychology, 9:2519, 2018. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2018.02519. article [link]

Sereno, AB, Lehky SR.  Attention effects on neural population representations for shape and location are stronger in the ventral than dorsal stream. eNeuro. 2018;5(2):e0371-17.2018 1-18. article [link]

Sereno AB, Patel SS, Shrestha Y, Red SD. Touch Sensitive System and Method for Cognitive and Behavioral Testing and Evaluation. U. S. Patent No. 9,949,693(B2). Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, April 24, 2018.

Sereno, AB.  The Eyes Have It: Orienting in Autism Spectrum Disorders.  The Neuroscience Research Center Newsletter, 23(2): 1-10, 2017.

Sereno AB, Patel SS, Shrestha Y, Red SD. Touch Sensitive System and Method for Cognitive and Behavioral Testing and Evaluation. U. S. Patent No. 9,717,459(B2). Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, August 1, 2017.

Sereno, AB, and Bolding, MS.  Executive functions: Eye Movements and Human Neurological Disorders.  In J. Stein (ed.), Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Psychology, 2017. article [link]

Brooks SH, Klier EM, Red SD, Mehta ND, Patel SS, Chuang AZ, Suescun J, Schiess M, Sereno AB. Slowed prosaccades and increased antisaccade errors as a potential behavioral biomarker of Multiple System Atrophy, Frontiers in Neurology, 8:261, 2017. doi:10.3389/fneur.2017.00261. article [link]

Williams GW, Shankar B, Klier EM, Chuang AZ, Marjiya-Vilarreal S, Nwokolo O, Sharma A, Sereno AB. Sensorimotor and executive function slowing in anesthesiology residents after overnight shifts, Journal of Clinical Anesthesia, 40, 110-116, 2017. article [link]

Koerte IK, Nichols, E, Tripodis Y, Schultz V, Lehner S, Igbinoba R, Chuang AZ, Mayinger M, Klier EM, Muehlmann M, Kaufmann D, LePage C, Heinen F, Schulte-Korne G, Zafonte R, Shenton ME, Sereno AB. Impaired cognitive performance in youth athletes exposed to repetitive head impacts, Journal of Neurotrauma, 34(16), 2389-2395, 2017. article [link]

Lehky SR, Sereno ME, Sereno AB.  Characteristics of Eye-Position Gain Field Populations Determine Geometry of Visual Space. Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience. 2016 Jan 20;9:72. doi: 10.3389/fnint.2015.00072. article [link]

Kirchgessner MA, Chuang AZ, Patel SS, Sereno AB.  Intact Reflexive but Deficient Voluntary Social Orienting in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Frontiers in Neuroscience. 2015 Dec 1;9:453. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2015.00453.  article [link]

Fischer TD, Red SD, Chuang AZ, Jones EB, McCarthy JJ, Patel SS, Sereno AB. Detection of Subtle Cognitive Changes after mTBI Using a Novel Tablet-Based Task, J Neurotrauma. 2016 Jul 1;33(13):1237-46. doi: 10.1089/neu.2015.3990.  article [link]

Patel SS, Red S, Lin E, Sereno AB Single Canonical Model of Reflexive Memory and Spatial Attention, Scientific Reports, 5, 15604, 2015. Oct 23;5:15604. doi: 10.1038/srep15604.  article [link]

Dias NR, Schmitz JM, Rathnayaka N, Red SD, Sereno AB, Moeller FG, Lane SD.  Anti-saccade error rates as a measure of attentional bias in cocaine dependent subjects, Behav Brain Res. 2015 Oct 1;292:493-9. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2015.07.006.  article [link]

Jeter C, Patel S, Morris J, Chuang A, Butler I, Sereno AB.  Oculomotor executive function abnormalities with increased tic severity in Tourette Syndrome, Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 2015 Feb;56(2):193-202. doi: 10.1111/jcpp.12298. article [link]

Sereno AB, Sereno ME, and Lehky SR.  Recovering stimulus locations using populations of eye-position modulated neurons in dorsal and ventral visual streams of non-human primates, Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience, 8:28, 2014. article [link]

Lehky, SR, Sereno, ME, and Sereno, AB.  Population coding and the labeling problem:  Extrinsic versus intrinsic representations, Neural Computation, 25:2235-2264, 2013. article [pdf]

Zhang, MR, Red, SD, Lin, AH, Patel, SS, and Sereno, AB.  Evidence of cognitive dysfunction after soccer playing with ball heading using a novel tablet-based approach:  Extrinsic versus intrinsic representations, PLoS One, 8, e57364, 2013. article [pdf]

Lehky, SR, Sereno, AB, and Sereno, ME.  Monkeys in space: Primate data suggest volumetric representations.  Commentary on Jeffrey et al., Navigating in a three dimensional world, Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 36:555-556, 2013. article [pdf]

Red, SD, Patel, SS, and Sereno, AB. Shape effects on reflexive spatial attention are driven by the dorsal stream, Vision Research, 55: 32-40, 2012. article [pdf]

Patel, SS, Jankovic, J, Hood, AJ, Jeter, CB, and Sereno, AB. Reflexive and volitional saccades:  Biomarkers of Huntington disease severity and progression, Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 313: 35-41, 2012. article [pdf]

Jeter CB, Patel SS, Sereno AB.  Novel n-back spatial working memory task using eye movement response. Behavior Research Methods, 43:879-87, 2011. article [pdf]

Larrison, AL, Babin, SL, Xing, Y, Patel, SS, Wassef, AA, and Sereno, AB.  Effects of adjunct valproic acid on clinical symptoms and saccadic eye movements in schizophrenia, Human Psychopharmacology, 26:517-525, 2011. article [pdf]

Babin, SL, Hood, AJ, Wassef AA, Williams, NG, Patel, SS, and Sereno, AB.  Effects of haloperidol on cognition in schizophrenia patients depend on baseline performance: A saccadic eye movement study, Progress in Neuropsychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry, 35:1753-64, 2011. article [pdf]

Lehky SR, Sereno AB.  Population encoding of visual space:  Modeling, Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 4: 155, 2011. article [pdf]

Sereno AB, Lehky SR. Population encoding of visual space: Comparison of spatial representations in dorsal and ventral pathways.  Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 4: 159, 2011.  article [pdf]

Levy DL, Sereno AB, Gooding DC, O'Driscoll GA.  Eye tracking dysfunction in schizophrenia: characterization and pathophysiology.  Current Topics in Behavioral Neuroscience, 4: 311-47, 2010.  article [pdf]

Hill JL, Patel SS, Gu X, Seyedali N, Bachevalier J, Sereno AB.  Social orienting: reflexive versus voluntary control.  Vision Research, 50: 2080-92, 2010. article [pdf]

Patel SS, Peng X,  Sereno AB.  Shape effects on reflexive spatial selective attention and a plausible neurophysiological model.  Vision Research, 50: 1235-1248, 2010. article [pdf]

Sereno AB, Lehky SR, Patel S, Peng X.  A neurophysiological correlate and model of reflexive spatial attention.  In N. Srinivasan, Bhoomika R. Kar, and J. Pandey (eds.), Advances in Cognitive Science: Volume 2: 104-131, 2010. article [pdf]

Sereno AB, Babin SL, Hood AJ, Jeter CB.  Executive functions:  Eye movements and neuropsychiatric disorders.  In L.R. Squire (ed.), Encyclopedia of Neuroscience, Volume 4: 117-122, 2009. article [pdf]

Peng X, Sereno SC, Silva A, Lehky SR, Sereno AB. Shape selectivity in primate frontal eye field. Journal of Neurophysiology, 100: 796-814, 2008. article [pdf]

Lehky SR, Peng X, McAdams CJ, Sereno AB.  Spatial modulation of primate inferotemporal responses by eye position. PLoS One, 3(10): e3492. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0003492. article [pdf]

Hood AJ, Amador SC, Cain AE, Briand KA, Al-Refai AH, Schiess MC, Sereno AB. Levodopa slows prosaccades and improves antisaccades: An eye movement study in Parkinson’s disease. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry, 78:565-570, 2007. article [pdf]

Babin SL, Wassef AA, and Sereno AB. Schizophrenic patients exhibit hyper-reflexivity and lack voluntary priming in a semantic categorical priming task. Journal of Neurolinguistics, 20:197-220, 2007. article [pdf]

Lehky SR, and Sereno AB. A comparison of shape encoding in primate dorsal and ventral visual pathways. Journal of Neurophysiology, 97:307-319, 2007. article [pdf]

Sereno AB, Jeter CB, Pariyadath V, and Briand KA. Dissociating sensory and motor components of inhibition of return. The Scientific World Journal, 6:862-887, 2006. article [pdf]

Sereno AB, Briand KA, Amador SC, and Szapiel SV. Disruption of reflexive attention and eye movements in an individual with a collicular lesion. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 28(1):145-66, 2006. article [pdf]

Sereno AB, and Amador SC. Attention and memory-related responses of neurons in the lateral intraparietal area during spatial and shape-delayed match-to-sample tasks. Journal of Neurophysiology, 95(2):1078-98, 2006. article [pdf]

Amador SC, Hood AJ, Schiess MC, Izor R, and Sereno, AB. Dissociating cognitive deficits in voluntary eye movement dysfunctions in Parkinson's disease patients. Neuropsychologia, 44(8):1475-82, 2006. article [pdf]

Larrison AL, Briand KA, and Sereno AB. Nicotine improves antisaccade task performance without affecting prosaccades, Human Psychopharmacology: Clinical & Experimental, 19: 1-11, 2004. article [pdf]

Larrison-Faucher AL, Matorin AA, and  Sereno AB. Nicotine reduces antisaccade errors in task impaired schizophrenic subjects. Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry, 28: 505-516, 2004. article [pdf]

Sereno SC, O’Donnell PJ, and Sereno, AB. Neural plausibility and validation may not be so E-Z. Commentary on Reichle, Rayner, and Pollatsek, The E-Z reader model of eye movement control in reading: Comparisons to other models. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 26(4): 502-503, 2003. article [pdf]

Seidlits S, Reza T, Briand KA, and Sereno AB. Voluntary spatial attention has different effects on voluntary and reflexive saccades. TheScientificWorldJOURNAL, 3: 881-902, 2003. article [pdf]

Khatoon S, Briand KA, and Sereno AB. The role of response in spatial attention: Direct versus indirect stimulus-response mappings. Vision Research, 42: 2693-2708, 2002. article [pdf]

Larrison-Faucher AL, Briand KA, and Sereno AB. Delayed onset of inhibition of return in schizophrenia. Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry, 26:505-512, 2002. article [pdf]

Briand KA, Hening W, Poizner H, and  Sereno AB. Automatic orienting of visuospatial attention in Parkinson’s disease. Neuropsychologia, 39:1240-1249, 2001. article [pdf]

Sereno AB. Attention and Attentional Dysfunction. The Neuroscience Research Center Newsletter, 8(1): 1-6, 2001. article [pdf]

Briand KA, Larrison AL, and Sereno AB. Inhibition of return in manual and saccadic response systems. Perception & Psychophysics, 62:1512-1524, 2000. article [pdf]

Larrison AL, Ferrante CF, Briand KA, and Sereno AB. Schizotypal traits, attention and eye movements. Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry, 24:357-372, 2000. article [pdf]

Briand KA, Strallow D, Hening W, Poizner H, and Sereno AB. Control of voluntary and reflexive saccades in Parkinson’s disease. Experimental Brain Research, 129:38-48, 1999. article [pdf]

Larrison AL, Briand KA, and Sereno AB. Nicotine, caffeine, alcohol, and schizotypy. Personality and Individual Differences, 27:101-108, 1999. article [pdf]

Sereno AB, and Maunsell JHR. Shape selectivities in primate lateral intraparietal cortex. Nature. 395:500-503, 1998. article [pdf]

Sereno AB. Parsing cognitive processes: Psychopathological and neurophysiological constraints. In S. Matthysse, D.L. Levy, J. Kagan, and F.M. Benes (eds.), Psychopathology: The Evolving Science of Mental Disorder, New York: Cambridge University Press. 407-432, 1996. article [pdf]

Sereno AB, and Holzman PS. Spatial selective attention in schizophrenic, affective disorder, and normal subjects. Schizophrenia Research. 20:33-50, 1996. article [pdf]

Sereno AB, and Holzman PS. Antisaccades and smooth pursuit eye movements in schizophrenia. Biological Psychiatry. 37:394-401, 1995. article [pdf]

Sereno AB, and Holzman, PS. Express saccades and smooth pursuit eye movement function in schizophrenic, affective disorder, and normal subjects. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 5:303-316, 1993. article [pdf]

Sereno AB. Programming saccades: The role of attention. In K. Rayner (ed.), Eye Movements and Visual Cognition: Scene Perception and Reading, New York: Springer Verlag. 1992. article [pdf]

Sereno AB, and Kosslyn SM. Discrimination within and between hemifields: A new constraint on theories of attention. Neuropsychologia. 29(7):659-675, 1991. article [pdf]

Sereno AB. Commentary on Moran and Desimone's 'spotlight' in V4. Harvard University, 1990. article [pdf]

Sereno AB. Searching for a neurophysiological view of ERP components. Commentary on R. Näätänen, The role of attention in auditory information processing as revealed by event-related potentials and other brain measures of cognitive function. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 13(2): 253-254, 1990. article [pdf]