Selected Publications

PiVR: an affordable and versatile closed-loop platform to study unrestrained sensorimotor behavior
Tadres, D. and M. Louis (2020). PLOS Biology.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pbio.3000712

Mini-brain computations converting dynamic olfactory inputs into orientation behavior
M. Louis (2019). Current Opinion in Neurobiology 64.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.conb.2019.11.015

Order in odors: A power law structures the encoding of stimulus identity and intensity
M. Louis (2019). Neuron 101.5: 768-770.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuron.2019.02.022

Sensorimotor pathway controlling stopping behavior during chemotaxis in the Drosophila melanogaster larva
Tastekin, I., Khandelwal, A., Tadres, D., Fessner, N.D., Truman, J.W., Zlatic, M., Cardona, A. and M. Louis (2018). Elife, 7, e38740.
https://elifesciences.org/articles/38740

Species-specific modulation of food-search behavior by respiration and chemosensation in Drosophila larvae
Kim, D., Alvarez, M., Lechuga, L. and M. Louis (2017). Elife, 6, e27057.
https://elifesciences.org/articles/27057

Dynamical feature extraction at the sensory periphery guides chemotaxis
Schulze, A., Gomez-Marin, A., Rajendran, V. G., Lott, G., Musy, M., Ahammad, P., ... & Trautman, E. T. (2015). Elife, 4, e06694.
https://elifesciences.org/articles/06694

Role of the subesophageal zone in the sensorimotor control of orientation in the Drosophila larva
Tastekin*, I, Riedl*, J., Schilling-Kurz, V., Gomez-Marin, A., Truman, J.W. and M. Louis (2015). Current Biology, 25(11), 1448-1460.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25959970

Active sampling and decision making in Drosophila chemotaxis
Gomez-Marin, A., Stephens, G.J. and M. Louis (2011). Nature communications, 2, 441.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21863008

Molecular titration and ultrasensitivity in regulatory networks
Buchler, N. and M. Louis (2008). Journal of molecular biology, 384(5), 1106-1119.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18938177

Bilateral olfactory sensory input enhances chemotaxis behavior
Louis, M., Huber, T., Benton, R., Sakmar, T. and L. B. Vosshall (2008). Nature neuroscience, 11(2), 187.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18157126

Chemotaxis behavior mediated by single larval olfactory neurons in Drosophila
Fishilevich, E., Domingos, A.L., Asahina, K., Naef, F., Vosshall, L.B. and M. Louis (2005). Current biology, 15(23), 2086-2096.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16332533