Donald A Wilson, Ph.D.
Professor,(tenured) Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and
Department of Neuroscience and Physiology
New York University School of Medicine
Senior Research Scientist and Deputy Director of the Emotional Brain Institute
Nathan Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research
Affiliated Professor, Department of Biology
University of Oklahoma
Phone: 845-398-2178 (NKI) 646-754-5159 (NYU)
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Full Curriculum Vita (pdf)
Some representative papers:
Kadohisa, M. and Wilson, D.A. Separate encoding of identity and similarity of complex familiar odors in piriform cortex. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (USA), 2006, 103:15206-15211.
Barnes, D., Hofacer, R., Zaman, A., Rennaker, R.L. and Wilson, D.A. Olfactory perceptual stability and discrimination. Nature Neuroscience, 2008, 11: 1378-1380.
Wesson, D.W., Levy, E., Nixon, R.A. and Wilson, D.A. Olfactory dysfunction correlates with amyloid-β burden in an Alzheimer’s disease mouse model. Journal of Neuroscience, 2010, 30:505-514.
Wilson, D.A. and Yan, X. Sleep-like states modulate functional connectivity in the rat olfactory system. Journal of Neurophysiology, 2010, 104:3231-3239.
Wilson, D.A. and Sullivan, R.M. Cortical processing of odor objects. Neuron, 2011, 72:506-519.
Chapuis, J. and Wilson, D.A. Bidirectional plasticity of cortical pattern recognition and behavioral sensory acuity, Nature Neuroscience, 2012, 15:155-161.
P.E., Cirrito J.R., Wesson, D.W., Lee, C.Y.D., Karlo, J.C., Zinn, A.E.,
Restivo, J.L., Goebel, W.D., James, M.J., Brunden, K.R., Wilson, D.A.
and Landreth, G.E. ApoE-directed therapeutics rapidly clear β-amyloid and reverse deficits in mouse models of Alzheimer’s disease. Science, 2012, 335:1503-1506.
BOOK: Wilson, D.A. and Stevenson, R. J. Learning to Smell: Olfactory Perception from Neurobiology to Behavior. Johns Hopkins Press, 336 pages, 2006.
Reviews of "Learning to Smell"
"A landmark that may reshape efforts in this field", Khan and Sobel, Nature Neuroscience, 2007, 10:7.
"Essential reading for any student or researcher entering, or already working, in the field of olfaction." Graham Bell, ChemoSense, 2006.
Last update 10/2013