Selected Publications

PiVR: an affordable and versatile closed-loop platform to study unrestrained sensorimotor behavior
Tadres, D. and M. Louis (2020). PLOS Biology.

Mini-brain computations converting dynamic olfactory inputs into orientation behavior
M. Louis (2019). Current Opinion in Neurobiology 64.

Order in odors: A power law structures the encoding of stimulus identity and intensity
M. Louis (2019). Neuron 101.5: 768-770.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Active sampling and decision making in Drosophila chemotaxis
Gomez-Marin, A., Stephens, G.J. and M. Louis (2011). Nature communications, 2, 441.

Molecular titration and ultrasensitivity in regulatory networks
Buchler, N. and M. Louis (2008). Journal of molecular biology, 384(5), 1106-1119.

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.

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.