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Beebe NL, Silveira MA, Goyer D, Noftz WA, Roberts MT, Schofield BR. Neurotransmitter phenotype and axonal projection patterns of VIP-expressing neurons in the inferior colliculus. J Chem Neuroanat. 2022 Nov 11;:102189. doi: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2022.102189. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 36375740; NIHMSID:NIHMS1851144.
Anair JD, Silveira MA, Mirjalili P, Beebe NL, Schofield BR, Roberts MT. Inhibitory NPY Neurons Provide a Large and Heterotopic Commissural Projection in the Inferior Colliculus. Front Neural Circuits. 2022;16:871924. doi: 10.3389/fncir.2022.871924. eCollection 2022. PubMed PMID: 35693026; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9178209.
Noftz WA, Beebe NL, Mellott JG, Schofield BR. Dense cholinergic projections to auditory and multisensory nuclei of the intercollicular midbrain. Hear Res. 2021 Nov;411:108352. doi: 10.1016/j.heares.2021.108352. Epub 2021 Sep 20. PubMed PMID: 34564033; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8568689.
Beebe NL, Schofield BR. Cholinergic boutons are closely associated with excitatory cells and four subtypes of inhibitory cells in the inferior colliculus. J Chem Neuroanat. 2021 Oct;116:101998. doi: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2021.101998. Epub 2021 Jun 26. PubMed PMID: 34186203; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8440384.
Beebe NL, Zhang C, Burger RM, Schofield BR. Multiple Sources of Cholinergic Input to the Superior Olivary Complex. Front Neural Circuits. 2021;15:715369. doi: 10.3389/fncir.2021.715369. eCollection 2021. PubMed PMID: 34335196; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8319744.
Zhang C, Beebe NL, Schofield BR, Pecka M, Burger RM. Endogenous Cholinergic Signaling Modulates Sound-Evoked Responses of the Medial Nucleus of the Trapezoid Body. J Neurosci. 2021 Jan 27;41(4):674-688. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1633-20.2020. Epub 2020 Dec 2. PubMed PMID: 33268542; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7842756.
Kristaponyte I, Beebe NL, Young JW, Shanbhag SJ, Schofield BR, Galazyuk AV. Group II Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors Modulate Sound Evoked and Spontaneous Activity in the Mouse Inferior Colliculus. eNeuro. 2021 Jan-Feb;8(1). doi: 10.1523/ENEURO.0328-20.2020. Print 2021 Jan-Feb. PubMed PMID: 33334826; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7814476.
Beebe NL, Noftz WA, Schofield BR. Perineuronal nets and subtypes of GABAergic cells differentiate auditory and multisensory nuclei in the intercollicular area of the midbrain. J Comp Neurol. 2020 Nov 1;528(16):2695-2707. doi: 10.1002/cne.24926. Epub 2020 Apr 28. PubMed PMID: 32304096; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7492418.
Noftz WA, Beebe NL, Mellott JG, Schofield BR. Cholinergic Projections From the Pedunculopontine Tegmental Nucleus Contact Excitatory and Inhibitory Neurons in the Inferior Colliculus. Front Neural Circuits. 2020;14:43. doi: 10.3389/fncir.2020.00043. eCollection 2020. PubMed PMID: 32765226; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7378781.
Silveira MA, Anair JD, Beebe NL, Mirjalili P, Schofield BR, Roberts MT. Neuropeptide Y Expression Defines a Novel Class of GABAergic Projection Neuron in the Inferior Colliculus. J Neurosci. 2020 Jun 10;40(24):4685-4699. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0420-20.2020. Epub 2020 May 6. PubMed PMID: 32376782; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7294802.
Beebe NL, Sowick CS, Kristaponyte I, Galazyuk AV, Vetter DE, Cox BC, Schofield BR. Generation of a ChATCre mouse line without the early onset hearing loss typical of the C57BL/6J strain. Hear Res. 2020 Mar 15;388:107896. doi: 10.1016/j.heares.2020.107896. Epub 2020 Jan 20. PubMed PMID: 31982642; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7369543.
Schofield BR, Beebe NL. The efferent auditory system: Central pathways that modulate peripheral input. In: Fritzsch B, editor. The Senses: A Comprehensive Reference, Vol. 2 2nd ed. New York: Elsevier; 2020. p.501-516.
Schofield BR, Beebe NL. Subtypes of GABAergic cells in the inferior colliculus. Hear Res. 2019 May;376:1-10. doi: 10.1016/j.heares.2018.10.001. Epub 2018 Oct 4. Review. PubMed PMID: 30314930; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6447491.
Goyer D, Silveira MA, George AP, Beebe NL, Edelbrock RM, Malinski PT, Schofield BR, Roberts MT. A novel class of inferior colliculus principal neurons labeled in vasoactive intestinal peptide-Cre mice. Elife. 2019 Apr 18;8. doi: 10.7554/eLife.43770. PubMed PMID: 30998185; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6516826.
Mellott JG, Beebe NL, Schofield BR. Bilateral projections to the thalamus from individual neurons in the inferior colliculus. J Comp Neurol. 2019 Apr 15;527(6):1118-1126. doi: 10.1002/cne.24600. Epub 2018 Dec 30. PubMed PMID: 30536721; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6368862.
Beebe NL, Mellott JG, Schofield BR. Inhibitory Projections from the Inferior Colliculus to the Medial Geniculate body Originate from Four Subtypes of GABAergic Cells. eNeuro. 2018 Sep-Oct;5(5). doi: 10.1523/ENEURO.0406-18.2018. eCollection 2018 Sep-Oct. PubMed PMID: 30456294; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6240760.
Mellott JG, Beebe NL, Schofield BR. GABAergic and non-GABAergic projections to the superior colliculus from the auditory brainstem. Brain Struct Funct. 2018 May;223(4):1923-1936. doi: 10.1007/s00429-017-1599-4. Epub 2018 Jan 4. PubMed PMID: 29302743; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5886796.
Beebe NL, Schofield BR. Perineuronal nets in subcortical auditory nuclei of four rodent species with differing hearing ranges. J Comp Neurol. 2018 Apr 15;526(6):972-989. doi: 10.1002/cne.24383. Epub 2018 Jan 17. PubMed PMID: 29277975; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5990013.
Crish SD, Schofield BR. Anterograde Tract Tracing for Assaying Axonopathy and Transport Deficits in Glaucoma. Methods Mol Biol. 2018;1695:171-185. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-7407-8_15. PubMed PMID: 29190027.
Schofield BR, Hurley L. Circuits for Modulation of Auditory Function. In: Oliver DL, Cant NB, Fay RR, Popper AN, editors. Springer Handbook of Auditory Research Vol. 65, The Mammalian Auditory Pathways: Synaptic Organization and Microcircuits Switzerland: Springer; 2018. p.235-267.
Schofield BR, Beebe NL. Descending auditory pathways and plasticity. In: Kandler K, editor. The Oxford Handbook of the Auditory Brainstem: Organization, Function, and Plasticity Oxford: Oxford University Press; 2018.
Smith MA, Xia CZ, Dengler-Crish CM, Fening KM, Inman DM, Schofield BR, Crish SD. Persistence of intact retinal ganglion cell terminals after axonal transport loss in the DBA/2J mouse model of glaucoma. J Comp Neurol. 2016 Dec 1;524(17):3503-3517. doi: 10.1002/cne.24012. Epub 2016 May 3. PubMed PMID: 27072596; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5050057.
Beebe NL, Young JW, Mellott JG, Schofield BR. Extracellular Molecular Markers and Soma Size of Inhibitory Neurons: Evidence for Four Subtypes of GABAergic Cells in the Inferior Colliculus. J Neurosci. 2016 Apr 6;36(14):3988-99. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0217-16.2016. PubMed PMID: 27053206; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4821910.
Mellott JG, Foster NL, Ohl AP, Schofield BR. Excitatory and inhibitory projections in parallel pathways from the inferior colliculus to the auditory thalamus. Front Neuroanat. 2014;8:124. doi: 10.3389/fnana.2014.00124. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 25414646; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4220731.
Nakamoto KT, Mellott JG, Killius J, Storey-Workley ME, Sowick CS, Schofield BR. Ultrastructural characterization of GABAergic and excitatory synapses in the inferior colliculus. Front Neuroanat. 2014;8:108. doi: 10.3389/fnana.2014.00108. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 25400551; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4212260.
Mellott JG, Bickford ME, Schofield BR. Descending projections from auditory cortex to excitatory and inhibitory cells in the nucleus of the brachium of the inferior colliculus. Front Syst Neurosci. 2014;8:188. doi: 10.3389/fnsys.2014.00188. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 25339870; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4186273.
Schofield BR, Mellott JG, Motts SD. Subcollicular projections to the auditory thalamus and collateral projections to the inferior colliculus. Front Neuroanat. 2014;8:70. doi: 10.3389/fnana.2014.00070. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 25100950; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4103406.
Mellott JG, Foster NL, Nakamoto KT, Motts SD, Schofield BR. Distribution of GABAergic cells in the inferior colliculus that project to the thalamus. Front Neuroanat. 2014;8:17. doi: 10.3389/fnana.2014.00017. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 24744703; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3978371.
Schofield BR, Motts SD, Mellott JG, Foster NL. Projections from the dorsal and ventral cochlear nuclei to the medial geniculate body. Front Neuroanat. 2014;8:10. doi: 10.3389/fnana.2014.00010. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 24634646; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3942891.
Foster NL, Mellott JG, Schofield BR. Perineuronal nets and GABAergic cells in the inferior colliculus of guinea pigs. Front Neuroanat. 2014;7:53. doi: 10.3389/fnana.2013.00053. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 24409124; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3884149.
Nakamoto KT, Sowick CS, Schofield BR. Auditory cortical axons contact commissural cells throughout the guinea pig inferior colliculus. Hear Res. 2013 Dec;306:131-44. doi: 10.1016/j.heares.2013.10.003. Epub 2013 Oct 17. PubMed PMID: 24140579; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3852469.
Nakamoto KT, Mellott JG, Killius J, Storey-Workley ME, Sowick CS, Schofield BR. Ultrastructural examination of the corticocollicular pathway in the guinea pig: a study using electron microscopy, neural tracers, and GABA immunocytochemistry. Front Neuroanat. 2013;7:13. doi: 10.3389/fnana.2013.00013. eCollection 2013. PubMed PMID: 23734104; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3660666.
Nakamoto KT, Mellott JG, Killius J, Storey-Workley ME, Sowick CS, Schofield BR. Analysis of excitatory synapses in the guinea pig inferior colliculus: a study using electron microscopy and GABA immunocytochemistry. Neuroscience. 2013 May 1;237:170-83. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2013.01.061. Epub 2013 Feb 6. PubMed PMID: 23395860; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3657712.
Yavuzoglu A, Schofield BR, Wenstrup JJ. Circuitry underlying spectrotemporal integration in the auditory midbrain. J Neurosci. 2011 Oct 5;31(40):14424-35. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3529-11.2011. PubMed PMID: 21976527; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3226782.
Schofield BR, Motts SD, Mellott JG. Cholinergic cells of the pontomesencephalic tegmentum: connections with auditory structures from cochlear nucleus to cortex. Hear Res. 2011 Sep;279(1-2):85-95. doi: 10.1016/j.heares.2010.12.019. Epub 2010 Dec 30. Review. PubMed PMID: 21195150; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3087857.
Mellott JG, Motts SD, Schofield BR. Multiple origins of cholinergic innervation of the cochlear nucleus. Neuroscience. 2011 Apr 28;180:138-47. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2011.02.010. Epub 2011 Feb 12. PubMed PMID: 21320579; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3070814.
Motts SD, Schofield BR. Cholinergic cells in the tegmentum send branching projections to the inferior colliculus and the medial geniculate body. Neuroscience. 2011 Apr 14;179:120-30. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2011.01.044. Epub 2011 Jan 26. PubMed PMID: 21277952; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3059374.
Schofield BR. Central descending auditory pathways. In: Ryugo DK, Popper AN, Fay RR, editors. Springer Handbook of Auditory Research New York: Springer-Verlag; 2011. p.261-290.
Motts SD, Schofield BR. Cholinergic and non-cholinergic projections from the pedunculopontine and laterodorsal tegmental nuclei to the medial geniculate body in Guinea pigs. Front Neuroanat. 2010;4:137. doi: 10.3389/fnana.2010.00137. eCollection 2010. PubMed PMID: 21060717; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2972721.
Yavuzoglu A, Schofield BR, Wenstrup JJ. Substrates of auditory frequency integration in a nucleus of the lateral lemniscus. Neuroscience. 2010 Aug 25;169(2):906-19. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2010.04.073. Epub 2010 May 6. PubMed PMID: 20451586; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2904423.
Schofield BR. Projections from auditory cortex to midbrain cholinergic neurons that project to the inferior colliculus. Neuroscience. 2010 Mar 10;166(1):231-40. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2009.12.008. Epub 2009 Dec 13. PubMed PMID: 20005923; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2814949.
Schofield BR. Structural organization of the descending auditory pathway. In: Rees A, Palmer AR, editors. The Oxford Handbook of Auditory Neuroscience Oxford: Oxford University Press; 2010. p.43-64.
Schofield BR, Motts SD. Projections from auditory cortex to cholinergic cells in the midbrain tegmentum of guinea pigs. Brain Res Bull. 2009 Sep 28;80(3):163-70. doi: 10.1016/j.brainresbull.2009.06.015. Epub 2009 Jul 1. PubMed PMID: 19576264; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2731009.
Motts SD, Schofield BR. Sources of cholinergic input to the inferior colliculus. Neuroscience. 2009 Apr 21;160(1):103-14. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2009.02.036. Epub 2009 Mar 10. PubMed PMID: 19281878; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2700879.
Schofield BR. Projections to the inferior colliculus from layer VI cells of auditory cortex. Neuroscience. 2009 Mar 3;159(1):246-58. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2008.11.013. Epub 2008 Nov 13. PubMed PMID: 19084579; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3547221.
Motts SD, Slusarczyk AS, Sowick CS, Schofield BR. Distribution of cholinergic cells in guinea pig brainstem. Neuroscience. 2008 Jun 12;154(1):186-95. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2007.12.017. Epub 2008 Jan 28. PubMed PMID: 18222049; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2475650.
Schofield BR. Retrograde axonal tracing with fluorescent markers. Curr Protoc Neurosci. 2008 Apr;Chapter 1:Unit 1.17. doi: 10.1002/0471142301.ns0117s43. PubMed PMID: 18428673; NIHMSID:NIHMS150508.
Coomes Peterson D, Schofield BR. Projections from auditory cortex contact ascending pathways that originate in the superior olive and inferior colliculus. Hear Res. 2007 Oct;232(1-2):67-77. doi: 10.1016/j.heares.2007.06.009. Epub 2007 Jun 22. PubMed PMID: 17643879; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2682707.
Schofield BR, Schofield RM, Sorensen KA, Motts SD. On the use of retrograde tracers for identification of axon collaterals with multiple fluorescent retrograde tracers. Neuroscience. 2007 May 11;146(2):773-83. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2007.02.026. Epub 2007 Mar 26. PubMed PMID: 17379419; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2680684.
Schofield BR, Coomes DL. Pathways from auditory cortex to the cochlear nucleus in guinea pigs. Hear Res. 2006 Jun-Jul;216-217:81-9. doi: 10.1016/j.heares.2006.01.004. PubMed PMID: 16874906; NIHMSID:NIHMS150507.
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