• Journals

    El-Danaf RN, Huberman AD, 2019. “Sub-topographic maps for regionally-enhanced analysis of visual space in the mouse retina”. Journal of Comparative Neurology, 527(1):259-269. doi: 10.1002/cne.24457.

    Dhande OS, Stafford BK, Franke K, El-Danaf RN, Percival KA, Phan AH, Li P, Hansen BJ, Nguyen PL, Berens P, Taylor WR, Callaway EM, Euler T and Huberman AD. 2019. “Molecular Fingerprinting of On-Off Direction-Selective Retinal Ganglion Cells Across Species and Relevance to Primate Visual Circuits”. Journal of Neuroscience, 2;39(1):78-95. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1784-18.2018.

    Yu W, El-Danaf RN, Okawa H, Pacholec JM, Matti U, Schwarz K, Odermatt B, Dunn FA, Lagnado L, Schmitz F, Huberman AD, and Wong RO. 2018. “Synaptic Convergence Patterns onto Retinal Ganglion Cells Are Preserved despite Topographic Variation in Pre- and Postsynaptic Territories”. Cell Reports, 25(8):2017-2026.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2018.10.089.

    Huberman AD, and El-Danaf RN. 2015. “Blindness: Assassins of eyesight”. Nature, 527(7579):456-7. doi: 10.1038/527456a.

    El-Danaf RN, and Huberman AD. 2015. “Characteristic patterns of dendritic remodeling in early-stage glaucoma: evidence from genetically identified retinal ganglion cell types”. Journal of Neuroscience, 35(6):2329-43. (Cover article; featured on and

    El-Danaf RN, Krahe TE, Dilger EK, Bickford MB, Fox MA, and Guido W. 2015. “Developmental remodeling of relay neurons in the dorsal lateral geniculate nucleus and the role of retinal innervation”. Neural Development, 10:9. doi: 10.1186/s13064-015-0046-6.

    Cruz-Martin A, El-Danaf RN, Osakada F, Dhande OS, Sriram B, Nguyen PL, Callaway EM, Ghosh A, and Huberman AD. 2014. “A dedicated circuit links direction selective retinal ganglion cells to primary visual cortex”. Nature, 507: 358-361. (Cover article).

    Osterhout JA, El-Danaf RN, Nguyen PL, and Huberman AD. 2014.  “Birthdate and outgrowth timing predict cellular mechanisms of axon target matching in the developing visual pathway”.  Cell Reports, (Cover article).

    Beier K, Borghuis BG, El-Danaf RN, Huberman AD, Demb J, and Cepko CL. 2013. “Trans-synaptic tracing with vesicular stomatitis virus reveals novel retinal circuitry”. Journal of Neuroscience, 33: 35-51.

    Dhande OS*, Estevez M*, Quatrocci L, El-Danaf RN, Nguyen PL, Berson DM, and Huberman AD. 2013. “Genetic dissection of a retinal output circuit for image stabilization”. Journal of Neuroscience, 33: 17797-813. (Featured article).

    Piscopo DM, El-Danaf RN, Huberman AD*, and Niell CM*. 2013. “Diverse visual features encoded in mouse lateral geniculate nucleus”. Journal of Neuroscience, 33: 4642-4656.

    Seabrook TA, El-Danaf RN, Krahe TE, Fox MA, and Guido W. 2013.  “Retinal input regulates the timing of corticogeniculate innervation”. Journal of Neuroscience, 33:10085-97.

    El-Danaf RN, and Huberman AD. 2012. “Wiring visual circuits, one eye at a time”. Nature Neuroscience, 15: 1-2.

    Krahe TE*, El-Danaf RN*, Dilger EK, Henderson SC, and Guido W. 2011. “Morphologically distinct classes of relay cells exhibit regional preferences in the dorsal lateral geniculate nucleus of the mouse”. Journal of Neuroscience, 31: 17437-48.