Mikko Juusola: Full Publications (75)

Ph.D. Thesis (1)

75. Juusola, M. (1993)
Contrast coding in dipteran photoreceptors, the role of phototransduction and the cell membrane.
Acta Univ. Oulu 142 pp. ISBN 951-42-3629-7; ISSN 0355-3221

Preprints, editorials and other publications (3)

Tang, S.* & Juusola, M.*(*pdf)
Intrinsic Activity in the Fly Brain Gates Visual Information during Behavioral Choices
Nature Precedings hdl:10101/npre.2010.4325.1

74. Juusola, M., Hardie, R.C. & Arikawa, K. (2016)
Professor Matti Weckström (1959–2015)
J. Comp. Physiol. A. 202: 1-2.

73. Song, Z.* & Juusola, M. (2017)
Shining new light into the workings of photoreceptors and visual interneurons.
J. Physiol. Lond. 595 (16): 5425–5426.

Peer-reviewed original articles in print or press (59)

72. Li, X., Abou Tayoun, A., Song, Z., Dau, A., Rien, D., Jaciuch, D., Dongre, S., Blanchard, F., Nikolaev, A., Zheng, L., Bollepalli, M.K., Chu, B., Hardie, R.C., Dolph, P.J.* & Juusola, M.* (2019).
Ca2+-activated K+ channels reduce network excitability, improving adaptability and energetics for transmitting and perceiving sensory information.
J. Neurosci. (in press)

71. Juusola, M.*, Dau, A., Song, Z., Solanki, N., Rien, D., Jaciuch, D., Dongre, S., Blanchard, F., de Polavieja, G.G., Hardie, R.C. & Takalo, J. (2017)
Microsaccadic sampling of moving image information provides Drosophila hyperacute vision.
eLife 2017;6:e26117 DOI: 10.7554/eLife.26117

70. Song, Z.*, Zhou, Y., Juusola, M.* (2017).
Modelling elucidates how refractory period can provide profound nonlinear gain control to graded potential neurons.
Physiol. Rep. 5(11) e13306, 1-10.

69. Friederich, U., Billings, Hardie, R.C., Juusola, M. & Coca, D.*  (2016).
Fly photoreceptors compute phase congruency.
PLoS one 11(6): e0157993.

68. Song, Z.*, Zhou, Y. & Juusola, M. (2016).
Random photon absorption model elucidates how early gain control in fly photoreceptors arises from quantal sampling.
Front. Comput. Neurosci. 10 (61): 1-13.

67. Dau, A., Friederich, U., Dongre, S., Li, X., Bollepalli, M.K., Hardie, R.C. & Juusola, M.* (2016).
Evidence for dynamic network regulation of Drosophila photoreceptor function from mutants lacking the neurotransmitter histamine.
Front. Neural Circuits 10 (19): 1-22.

66. Juusola, M.*, Dau, A., Zheng, L. & Rien, D. (2016).
Electrophysiological method for recording intracellular voltage responses of Drosophila photoreceptors and interneurons to light stimuli in vivo.
J. Vis. Exp. (112): e54142

65. Randall, A.S., Chu, B., Liu, C-H, Zhang, Q., Dongre, S., Juusola, M., Wakelam, M., Franze, K. & Hardie R.C.* (2015).
Speed and sensitivity of phototransduction in Drosophila depend on degree of saturation of membrane phospholipids.
J. Neurosci. 35: 2731-2746.

64. Song, Z. & Juusola, M.* (2014).
Refractory Sampling Links Efficiency and Costs of Sensory Encoding to Stimulus Statistics.
J. Neurosci. 34: 7216 –7237.

63. Li, M, Liu, F., Juusola, M. & Tang, S.* (2014).
Perceptual color map in macaque visual area V4.
J. Neurosci. 34: 202-217.

62. Heimonen, K., Immonen, E.-V., Frolov, R., Salmela, I., Juusola, M., Vähäsöyrinki, M., and Weckström, M.* (2012).
Signal coding in cockroach photoreceptors is tuned to dim environments.
J. Neurophysiol. 108:2641-2652.

61. Song, Z., Postma, M., Billings, S.A., Coca, D*, Hardie, R.C* & Juusola, M* (2012), (*pdf), (supplement)
Stochastic, Adaptive Sampling of Information by Microvilli in Fly Photoreceptors.
Current Biology 22: 1371-1380.

60. Wardill, T.J., List, O., Li, X., Dongre, S., McCulloch, M., Ting, C.Y., O’Kane, C.J., Tang, S., Lee, C.H., Hardie, R.C. & Juusola, M.* (2012), (*pdf)
Multiple Spectral Inputs Improve Motion Discrimination in the Drosophila Visual System.
Science 336: 925-931.

59. Lipscomb, L., Parkin, C.A. & Juusola, M. & Winder, S.J* (2011).
The proteasomal inhibitor MG132 prevents muscular dystrophy in zebrafish.
PLoS Currents: Muscular Dystrophy. 3: RRN1286. doi: 10.1371/currents.RRN1286.

58. Abou Tayoun, A.N., Li, X., Chu, B., Hardie, R.C., Juusola, M.* & Dolph, P.J.* (2011), (*pdf)
The Drosophila SK channel (dSK) contributes to photoreceptor performance by mediating sensitivity control at the first visual network
J. Neurosci. 31: 13897-13910.

57. Gonzalez-Bellido, P.T., Wardill, T.J. & Juusola, M.* (2011)(*pdf)
Compound eyes and retinal information processing in miniature dipteran species match their specific ecological demands
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 108: 4224-4229.

56. Tang, S.* & Juusola, M.* (2010)(*pdf)
Intrinsic Activity in the Fly Brain Gates Visual Information during Behavioral Choices
PLoS one 5(12): e14455. doi:10.1371/ journal.pone.0014455.

55. Gonzalez-Bellido, P.T., Wardill, T.J., Kostyleva, R., Meinertzhagen, I.A.* & Juusola, M.* (2009)(*pdf)
Overexpressing Temperature-Sensitive Dynamin Decelerates Phototransduction and Bundles Microtubules in Drosophila Photoreceptors
J. Neurosci. 29: 14199-14210.

54. Nikolaev, A., Zheng, L., Wardill, T.J., O'Kane, C.J., de Polavieja, G.G. & Juusola, M.* (2009)(*pdf)
Network adaptation improves temporal representation of naturalistic stimuli in Drosophila eye: II mechanisms
PLoS one 4(1): e4306. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0004306.

53. Zheng, L., Nikolaev, A., Wardill, T.J., O'Kane, C.J., de Polavieja, G.G. & Juusola, M.* (2009)(*pdf)
Network adaptation improves temporal representation of naturalistic stimuli in Drosophila eye: I dynamics
PLoS one 4(1): e4307. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0004307.

52. Pantazis, A., Segaran, A., Liu, C-H., Nikolaev, A, Rister, J., Thum, A., Roeder, T., Semenov, E., Juusola, M., Hardie, R.C.* (2008).(*pdf)
Distinct roles for two histamine receptors (hclA and hclB) at the Drosophila photoreceptor synapse.
J. Neurosci. 28: 7250-7259.

51. Faivre O.C. & Juusola, M.* (2008)(*pdf)
Visual coding in locust photoreceptors.
PLoS one 3(5): e2173. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0002173.

50. McQuibban, G.A., Lee, J.R., Zheng, L., Juusola, M. & Freeman, M.* (2006)(*pdf)
Rhomboid-7 regulates mitochondrial dynamics and contributes to Drosophila lifespan and neuronal function.
Current Biol. 16: 982-989.

49. Zheng, L., de Polavieja, G.G., Wolfram W., Asyali, M.H., Hardie, R.C. & Juusola, M.* (2006)(*pdf)
Feedback network controls photoreceptor output at the layer of first visual synapses in Drosophila.
J. Gen. Physiol. 127: 495-510.

48. Vähäsöyrinki, M., Niven, J.E., Hardie, R.C., Weckström, M.* & Juusola, M. (2006)(*pdf)
Robustness of neural coding in Drosophila photoreceptors in the absence of slow delayed rectifier K+ channels.
J. Neurosci. 26: 2652–2660.

47. de Polavieja, G.G.*, Harsch, A., Kleppe, I., Robinson, H.P.C. & Juusola, M.* (2005)(*pdf)
Stimulus history reliably shapes action potential waveforms of cortical neurons.
J. Neurosci. 25: 5657-5665.

46. Asyali, M.H.* & Juusola, M. (2005)(*pdf)
Use of Meixner functions in estimation of Volterra kernels of nonlinear systems with delay.
IEEE Trans. Biomed. Eng. 52: 229-237.

45. Wolfram W. & Juusola, M.* (2004)(*pdf)
The impact of rearing conditions and short-term light exposure on signaling performance in Drosophila photoreceptors.
J. Neurophysiol. 92: 1918-1927.

44. Niven, J.E., Vähäsöyrinki, M., Juusola, M. & French, A.S.* (2004)(*pdf)
Interaction between light induced currents, voltage-gated currents and input statistics in Drosophila photoreceptors.
J. Neurophysiol. 91: 2696-2706.

43. Juusola, M., Niven, J.E. & French, A.S.* (2003)(*pdf)
Shaker K+ channels contribute an early nonlinear amplification to the light response in Drosophila photoreceptors.
J. Neurophysiol. 90: 2014-2021.

42. Juusola, M.* & de Polavieja, G.G.* (2003)(*pdf)
The rate of information transfer of naturalistic stimulation by graded potentials.
J. Gen. Physiol. 122: 191-206.

41. Niven, J.E.*, Vähäsöyrinki, M. & Juusola, M. (2003)(*pdf)
Shaker K+ channels are predicted to reduce the metabolic cost of neural information in Drosophila photoreceptors.
Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B 270: S58-S61.

40. Niven, J.E., Vähäsöyrinki, M., Kauranen, M., Hardie, R.C., Juusola, M*. & Weckström, M. (2003)(*pdf)
The contribution of Shaker K+ channels to the information capacity in Drosophila photoreceptors.
Nature 421: 630-634. (* the corresponding author)

39. Hardie, R.C.*, Martin, F., Cochrane, G.R., Juusola, M., Georgiev, P., Raghu, P.(2002)(*pdf)
Molecular Basis of amplification in Drosophila phototransduction: roles for G protein, phosphlipase C and diacylglycerol kinase.
Neuron 36: 689-701.

38. Hardie, R.C.*, Raghu, P., Moore, S., Juusola, M., Baines, R. & Sweeney, S. (2001)(*pdf)
Calcium influx via TRP channels is required to maintain PIP2 levels in Drosophila photoreceptors.
Neuron 30: 149-159.

37. Juusola, M.* & Hardie, R.C. (2001)(*pdf)
Light-adaptation in Drosophila photoreceptors: II Rising temperature increases the bandwidth of reliable signalling.
J. Gen. Physiol. 117: 27-42.

36. Juusola, M.* & Hardie, R.C. (2001)(*pdf)
Light-adaptation in Drosophila photoreceptors: I Response dynamics and signaling efficiency at 25oC.
J. Gen. Physol. 117: 3-25.

35. Marmarelis, V.Z.*, Juusola, M. & French, A.S. (1999)(*pdf)
Principal dynamic mode analysis of nonlinear transduction in a spider mechanoreceptor.
Ann. Biomed. Eng. 27: 391-402.

34. Juusola, M. & French, A.S.* (1998)(*pdf)
The adaptation properties of two types of sensory neurons in a spider mechanoreceptor organ.
J. Neurophysiol. 80: 2781-2784.

33. Korenberg, M.J.*, Juusola, M. & French A.S. (1998)(*pdf)
Two methods for calculating the responses of photoreceptors to moving objects.
Ann. Biomed. Eng. 26: 308-314.

32. Juusola, M. & French, A.S.* (1997)(*pdf)
Efficiency of sensory information coding by mechanoreceptor neurons.
Neuron 18: 959-968.

31.Juusola, M.*, Seyfarth, E.A. & French, A.S. (1997)(*pdf)
Rapid coating of class-capillary microelectrodes for single-electrode voltage-clamp.
J. Neurosci. Methods 71: 199-204.

30. Juusola, M. & French A.S.* (1997)(*pdf)
Visual acuity for moving objects in first and second order neurons of the fly compund eye.
J. Neurophysiol. 77: 1487-1495.

29. Juusola, M., Weckström, M., Uusitalo, R.O., Korenberg, M. & French, A.S.* (1995)(*pdf)
Nonlinear models of the first synapse in the light-adapted fly retina.
J. Neurophysiol. 74: 2538-2547.

28. Juusola, M.* & French, A.S. (1995)(*pdf)
Transduction and adaptation in spider split sense organ mechanoreceptors.
J. Neurophysiol. 74: 2513-2523.

27. Juusola, M.* & French, A.S. (1995)(*pdf)
Recording from cuticular mechanoreceptors during mechanical stimulation.
PflŸger Arch. 431: 125-128.

26. Uusitalo, R.O.*, Juusola, M., Kouvalainen, E. &Weckström, M. (1995)(*pdf)
Tonic transmitter release in a graded potential synapse.
J. Neurophysiol. 74: 470-473.

25. Uusitalo, R.O.*, Juusola, M. & Weckström, M. (1995)(*pdf)
Graded and spiking responses in identified first order visual interneurons of the fly compound eye.
J. Neurophysiol. 72: 1782-1792.

24. Weckström, M., Juusola, M., Uusitalo, R.O. & French, A.S.* (1995)(*pdf)
Fast-acting compressive and facilatory nonlinearities in light-adapted fly photoreceptors.
Ann. Biomed. Eng. 23: 70-77

23. Juusola, M.*, Uusitalo, R. & Weckström, M. (1995)(*pdf)
Transfer of graded potentials at the photoreceptor-interneuron synapse.
J. Gen. Physiol. 105: 117-148. PLEASE NOTICE BELOW! Corrections to editorial errors: the right figure order and legends

23. Juusola, M.*, Uusitalo, R. & Weckström, M. (1995)
Corrections to editorial errors - the right figure order and legends for: "Transfer of graded potentials at the photoreceptor-interneuron synapse".
J. Gen. Physiol. 105: 117-148.

22. Juusola, M.*, Seyfarth, E.A. & French, A.S. (1994)(*pdf)
The sodium-dependent receptor current in a new mechanoreceptor preparation.
J. Neurophysiol. 72: 3026-3028.

21. Kouvalainen, E.*, Weckström, M. & Juusola, M. (1994)(*pdf)
Determination of signal-to-noise ratio and linearity in light-adapted blowfly photoreceptors.
Vis. Neurosci. 95(11): 1221-1225.

20. Juusola, M.*, Kouvalainen, E. Järvilehto, M. & Weckström, M. (1994)(*pdf)
Contrast gain, signal-to-noise ratio and linearity in light-adapted blowfly photoreceptors.
J. Gen. Physiol. 104: 593-621.

19. Juusola, M.* (1994)(*pdf)
Measuring complex admittance and receptor current by single electrode voltage-clamp.
J. Neurosci. Methods 53: 1-6.

18. French, A.S.*, Korenberg, M., Järvilehto, M., Kouvalainen, E., Juusola, M., M. & Weckström, M. (1993)(*pdf)
The dynamic nonlinear behavior of fly photoreceptors evoked by a wide range of light intensities.
Biophys. J. 65: 832-839.

17. Juusola, M.* & Weckström, M. (1993)(*pdf)
Band-pass filtering by voltage-dependent membrane in an insect photoreceptor.
J. Neurosci Lett. 154: 84-88.

16. Juusola, M.* (1993)(*pdf)
Linear and non-linear contrast coding in light adapted blowfly photoreceptors.
J. Comp. Physiol. A. 172: 511-521.

15. Weckström, M.*, Juusola, M. & Laughlin, S. (1992)(*pdf)
Presynaptic enhancement of signal transients in photoreceptor terminals in the compound eye.
Proc. R. Soc. B Lond. 250: 83-89.

14. Weckström, M.*, Kouvalainen, E. & Juusola, M. (1992)(*pdf)
Measurement of cell impedance in frequency domain using discontinuous current clamp and white noise modulated current injection.
Pflüger Arch. 421: 469-472.

Peer-reviewed review articles (5)

13. Song, Z.* & Juusola, M.* (2017).
A biomimetic fly photoreceptor model elucidates how stochastic adaptive quantal sampling provides a large dynamic range.
J. Physiol. Lond. 595 (16): 5439–5456.

12. Juusola, M.* & Song, Z. (2017).
How a fly photoreceptor samples light information in time.
J. Physiol. Lond. 595 (16): 5427–5437.

11. Hardie, R.C.* & Juusola, M. (2015), (*pdf)
Phototransduction in Drosophila.
Curr. Opin. Neurobiol. 34: 37-45.

10. Juusola, M.*, Robinson, H.P.C. & de Polavieja, G.G.* (2007)(*pdf)
Coding with spike shapes and graded potentials in cortical networks.
BioEssays 29: 178-187.

9. Juusola, M.*, French, A.S., Uusitalo, R.O. & Weckström, M. (1996)(*pdf)
Information processing by graded potential transmission through tonically active synapses.
Trends Neurosci. 19: 292-297.

Book chapters and peer-reviewed conference proceedings (8)

8. Juusola, M.*, Song, Z. & Hardie, R.C. (2015).
Phototransduction biophysics.
Encyclopedia of Computational Neuroscience, Springer-Verlag. Pages 1-20.

7. Friederich, U., Billings, S.A., Juusola, M.* & Coca, D.* (2012).
Reverse Engineering Gain Adaptation in Sensory Systems.
Acta Press, Proceedings of the 9th IASTED International Conference on Biomedical Engineering, doi:10.2316/P.2012.764-125.

6. Song, Z., Billings, S., Coca, D., Postma, M., Hardie, R.C. & Juusola, M. (2009)(*pdf)
Biophysical Modeling of a Drosophila Photoreceptor
Lect. Notes Comp. Sci. (ICONIP 2009, Part I) 5863: 57–71

5. Friederich, U., Coca, D., Billings, S. & Juusola, M. (2009)(*pdf)
Data Modelling for Analysis of Adaptive Changes
in Fly Photoreceptors

Lect. Notes Comp. Sci. (ICONIP 2009, Part I) 5863: 34–48

4. de Polavieja, G.G., Harsch, A., Robinson, H.P.C. & Juusola, M. (2005)(*pdf)
Slow conductances encode stimulus history into spike shapes.
Lect. Notes Comp. Sci. 3561: 150-155.

3. Weckström,M., Juusola, M. & Uusitalo, R.O.(2000)
Synaptic signal transfer in the graded potential synapse.
In Neuroscience Finland 1999. Invited lectures and abstracts of short communications. (ed. Weckström, M.). Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Medica. pp. 25-29.

2. Juusola, M. & French, A.S. (1998)
Signal encoding in spider slit-sense organ mechanoreceptor neurons.
In From structure to information in sensory systems (eds. Teddei-Ferretti C. & Musio C). pp. 254-265. World Scientific, Singapore, New Jersey, London, Hong Kong. 30.

1. Juusola, M., Uusitalo, R.O. & Weckström, M. (1998)
Optimizing the flow of information by early visual processing.
In From structure to information in sensory systems (eds. Teddei-Ferretti C. & Musio C). pp. 412-430. World Scientific, Singapore, New Jersey, London, Hong Kong. 29.

Theses supervised (10)

David Jaciuch: "Neurodegenerative tauopathies disrupt neuronal function and circadian behaviour in Drosophila"
Ph.D. in Neuroscience
BMS, University of Sheffield, 2014-18

Sidhartha Dongre: "Investigating through multiple experimental approaches how early visual circuit functions affect Drosophila behaviour"
Ph.D. in Neuroscience
BMS, University of Sheffield, 2011-15

An Dau: "How Network Processing Shapes Photoreceptor Output"
Ph.D. in Neurophysiology
BMS, University of Sheffield, 2009-13

Xiaofeng Li: "Information Processing and Distribution in the Early Visual System of Dipteran Flies"
Ph.D. in Neurophysiology
BMS, University of Sheffield, 2008-11

Zhuoyi Song: "Biophysical Modelling of Drosophila Photoreceptor"
Ph.D. in Systems Engineering/Neurophysiology
ACSE & BMS, University of Sheffield, 2008-11

Uwe Friederich: "Nonlinear System Identification and Analysis of Adaptive Neural Information Processing in the Fly Early Visual System"
Ph.D. in Systems Engineering/Neurophysiology
ACSE & BMS, University of Sheffield, 2008-11

Paloma Gonzalez-Bellido: "Photoreceptor spatial performance of the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster and the killer fly Coenosia attenuata"
Ph.D. in Neurophysiology
BMS, University of Sheffield, 2006-9

Uwe Friederich: "Nonlinear system identification and analysis of neural responses"
Msc in Control Systems
ACSE & BMS, University of Sheffield, 2007

Olivier Faivre: "Visual information processing in locust photoreceptors"
Msc in Neurophysiology
Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris, 2005

Verena Wolfram: "Impact of light history in processing visual signals in Drosophila photoreceptors"
Ph.D. in Neurophysiology
Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge, 2001-4