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Barry E. Stein, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Barry E. Stein, Ph.D.

Chair,
Professor,


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Academic: 336-716-4368 | Department: 336-716-4368

Email: bestein@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.A., CUNY Queens College, 1966
  • M.A., CUNY Queens College, 1969
  • Ph.D., CUNY Queens College, 1971
  • Fellowship, University of California Sch o, 1972

Memberships

  • New York Academy Of Sciences
  • Am Assn for the Adv of Science
  • Am Assn Of Anatomists
  • NC Assn for Biomed Research
  • Sigma Xi - Research Society
  • Am Assn of Neuro Dept & Prog
  • Society for Neuroscience
  • Am Men & Women Of Science
  • Am Physiological Society
  • Assn of Anat,Cell Bio,Neuro Ch
  • Assn of Med Sch Neuro Dept Ch
  • Cognitive Neuro Soc
  • Fed Of Am Soc For Experimental
  • Intl Brain Research Organizati
  • Intl Multisensory Res Forum
Barry E. Stein, Ph.D.

Barry E. Stein, Ph.D.

Chair, Neurobiology & Anatomy
Professor, Neurobiology & Anatomy
Office of Women in Medicine and Science
Neurology

Research Interests

Superior Colliculi; Sensation; Cerebral Cortex; Neurons; Visual Perception
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4368 | Department: 336-716-4368

Email: bestein@wakehealth.edu

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Recent Publications

Multisensory plasticity in superior colliculus neurons is mediated by association cortex. Yu L, Xu J, Rowland BA, Stein BE.. Cereb Cortex. 2016;26(3):1130-1137.

What does a neuron learn from multisensory experience?. Xu J, Yu L, Stanford TR, Rowland BA, Stein BE.. J Neurophysiol. 2015;113(3):883-889.

Relative unisensory strength and timing predict their multisensory product. Miller RL, Pluta SR, Stein BE, Rowland BA.. J Neurosci. 2015;35(13):5213-5220.

Multisensory training reverses midbrain lesion-induced changes and ameliorates haemianopia. Jiang H, Stein BE, McHaffie JG.. Nat Commun. 2015;6():7263.

Multisensory integration. Rowland BA, Stein BE, Stanford TR. In: Wright JD, ed. International encyclopedia of the social & behavioral sciences. 2nd ed. Amsterdam: Elsevier;2015: 94-102.

Immature corticotectal influences initiate the development of multisensory integration in the midbrain [abstract]. Miller RL, Rowland BA, Stein BE.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2015;41(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Acquiring the multisensory integration capability at maturity [abstract]. Xu J, Yu L, Rowland BA, Stein BE.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2015;41(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Underestimating superadditivity in multisensory integration [abstract]. Rowland BA, Dakos AS, Stanford TR, Stein BE.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2015;41(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Multisensory plasticity in the superior colliculus: different rules for time and space [abstract]. Dong C, Stein BE, Rowland BA.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2015;41(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Multisensory integration is based on information, not efficacy [abstract]. Rowland B, Perrault T, Vaughan J, Stein B.. J Vis. 2015;15(12):363.

Noise-rearing disrupts the maturation of multisensory integration. Xu J, Yu L, Rowland BA, Stanford TR, Stein BE.. Eur J Neurosci. 2014;39(4):602-613.

A model of the temporal dynamics of multisensory enhancement. Rowland BA, Stein BE.. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2014;41():78-84.

Brief cortical deactivation early in life has long-lasting effects on multisensory behavior. Rowland BA, Jiang W, Stein BE.. J Neurosci. 2014;34(21):7198-7202.

Development of multisensory integration from the perspective of the individual neuron. Stein BE, Stanford TR, Rowland BA.. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2014;15(8):520-535.

Multisensory plasticity in adulthood: cross-modal experience enhances neuronal excitability and exposes silent inputs. Yu L, Rowland BA, Xu J, Stein BE.. J Neurophysiol. 2013;109(2):464-474.

The superior colliculus and visual thalamus. Stein BE, Stanford TR, Godwin DW, McHaffie JG. In: Pfaff DW, ed. Neuroscience in the 21st century: from basic to clinical. New York: Springer;2013: 629-653.

Development of cortical influences on superior colliculus multisensory neurons: effects of dark-rearing. Yu L, Xu J, Rowland BA, Stein BE.. Eur J Neurosci. 2013;37(10):1594-1601.

Development of the superior colliculus/optic tectum. Stein BE, Stanford TR. In: Rubensteing JL, Rakic P, eds. Neural circuit development and function in the healthy and diseased brain: comprehensive developmental neuroscience. Amsterdam: Academic Press;2013: 41-59.

Incorporating cross-modal statistics in the development and maintenance of multisensory integration. Xu J, Yu L, Rowland BA, Stanford TR, Stein BE.. J Neurosci. 2012;32(7):2287-2298.

. Stein BE, ed. In: The new handbook of multisensory processing. Cambridge (MA): MIT Press;2012: .

Introduction. Stein BE. In: Stein BE, ed. The new handbook of multisensory processing. Cambridge (MA): MIT Press;2012: xi-xvi.

Anatomical features of the intrinsic circuitry underlying multisensory integration in the superior colliculus. McHaffie JG, Fuentes-Santamaria V, Alvarado JC, Fuentes Farias AL, Gutierrez-Ospina G, Stein BE. In: Stein BE, ed. The new handbook of multisensory processing. Cambridge (MA): MIT Press;2012: 31-47.

Early experience affects the development of multisensory integration in single neurons of the superior colliculus. Stein BE. In: Stein BE, ed. The new handbook of multisensory processing. Cambridge (MA): MIT Press;2012: 589-606.

The organization and plasticity of multisensory integration in the midbrain. Perrault T Jr, Rowland BA, Stein BE. In: Murray MM, Wallace MT, eds. The neural bases of multisensory processes. Boca Raton (FL): CRC Press;2012: 279-300.

Hebbian mechanisms help explain development of multisensory integration in the superior colliculus: a neural network model. Cuppini C, Magosso E, Rowland B, Stein B, Ursino M.. Biol Cybern. 2012;106(11-12):691-713.

Non-stationarity in multisensory neurons in the superior colliculus. Perrault TJ Jr, Stein BE, Rowland BA.. Front Psychol. 2011;2():art. 144.

A computational study of multisensory maturation in the superior colliculus (SC). Cuppini C, Stein BE, Rowland BA, Magosso E, Ursino M.. Exp Brain Res. 2011;213(2-3):341-349.

Alterations to multisensory and unisensory integration by stimulus competition. Pluta SR, Rowland BA, Stanford TR, Stein BE.. J Neurophysiol. 2011;106(6):3091-3101.

Organization and plasticity in multisensory integration: early and late experience affects its governing principles. Stein BE, Rowland BA.. Prog Brain Res. 2011;191():145-163.

Physiological evidence for a trans-basal ganglia pathway linking extrastriate visual cortex and the superior colliculus. Jiang H, Stein BE, McHaffie JG.. J Physiol. 2011;589(Pt 23):5785-5799.

The developmental process of acquiring multisensory integration capabilities. Stein BE, Perrault T Jr, Stanford TR, Rowland BA. In: Chalupa LM, Berardi N, Caleo M, Galli-Resta L, Pizzorusso T, eds. Cerebral plasticity: new perspectives. Cambridge (MA): MIT Press;2011: 179-199.

Computational models of multisensory integration in the cat superior colliculus. Rowland BA, Stein BE, Stanford TR. In: Trommershauser J, Kording K, Landy MS, eds. Sensory cue integration. New York: Oxford University Press;2011: 333-344.

Initiating the development of multisensory integration by manipulating sensory experience. Yu L, Rowland BA, Stein BE.. J Neurosci. 2010;30(14):4904-4913.

Semantic confusion regarding the development of multisensory integration: a practical solution. Stein BE, Burr D, Constantinidis C, Laurienti PJ, Meredith MA, Perrault TJ Jr, Ramachandran R, Roder B, Rowland BA, Stanford TR, et al.. Eur J Neurosci. 2010;31(10):1713-1720.

An emergent model of multisensory integration in superior colliculus neurons. Cuppini C, Ursino M, Magosso E, Rowland BA, Stein BE.. Front Integr Neurosci. 2010;4():article 6.

Foreword. Stein BE. In: Kaiser J, Naumer MJ, eds. Multisensory object perception in the primate brain. New York: Springer;2010: v-vi.

The differing impact of multisensory and unisensory integration on behavior. Gingras G, Rowland BA, Stein BE.. J Neurosci. 2009;29(15):4897-4902.

Multisensory convergence and integration. Stein BE, Rowland B, Laurienti P, Stanford TR. In: Squire LR, ed. Encyclopedia of neuroscience, vol 5. Berlin: Elsevier/Academic Press;2009: 1119-1124.

Cortical lesion-induced visual hemineglect is prevented by NMDA antagonist pretreatment. Jiang H, Stein BE, McHaffie JG.. J Neurosci. 2009;29(21):6917-6925.

Multisensory integration in the superior colliculus requires synergy among corticocollicular inputs. Alvarado JC, Stanford TR, Rowland BA, Vaughan JW, Stein BE.. J Neurosci. 2009;29(20):6580-6592.

Challenges in quantifying multisensory integration: alternative criteria, models, and inverse effectiveness. Stein BE, Stanford TR, Ramachandran R, Perrault TJ Jr, Rowland BA.. Exp Brain Res. 2009;198(2-3):113-126.

Different neural circuits underlie different cross-modal spatial judgments (commentary on Passamonti et al.). Stein BE.. Eur J Neurosci. 2009;30(6):1140.

The neural basis of multisensory integration in the midbrain: its organization and maturation. Stein BE, Stanford TR, Rowland BA.. Hear Res. 2009;258(1-2):4-15.

Axon morphologies and convergence patterns of projections from different sensory-specific cortices of the anterior ectosylvian sulcus onto multisensory neurons in the cat superior colliculus. Fuentes-Santamaria V, Alvarado JC, McHaffie JG, Stein BE.. Cereb Cortex. 2009;19(12):2902-2915.

Postnatal experiences influence how the brain integrates information from different senses. Stein BE, Perrault TJ Jr, Stanford TR, Rowland BA.. Front Integr Neurosci. 2009;3():article 21.

Adult plasticity in multisensory neurons: short-term experience-dependent changes in the superior colliculus. Yu L, Stein BE, Rowland BA.. J Neurosci. 2009;29(50):15910-22.

Cross-modal localization in hemianopia: new insights on multisensory integration. Leo F, Bolognini N, Passamonti C, Stein BE, Ladavas E.. Brain. 2008;131(3):855-865.

Multisensory integration: current issues from the perspective of the single neuron. Stein BE, Stanford TR.. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2008;9(4):255-266.

Cortex contacts both output neurons and nitrergic interneurons in the superior colliculus: direct and indirect routes for multisensory integration. Fuentes-Santamaria V, Alvarado JC, Stein BE, McHaffie JG.. Cereb Cortex. 2008;18(7):1640-1652.

Maturation of multisensory integration in the superior colliculus: expression of nitric oxide synthase and neurofilament SMI-32. Fuentes-Santamaria V, McHaffie JG, Stein BE.. Brain Res. 2008;1242():45-53.

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