The Seth Tomchik Laboratory at the Scripps Research Institute - Scripps Florida



The following articles were published by Seth Tomchik, his lab members and collaborators. You may view the entire article by clicking on the abstract link at the end of the corresponding title. The link will redirect you to the website.


Boto T, Stahl A, Tomchik SM (2020). Cellular and circuit mechanisms of olfactory associative learning in Drosophila.  J Neurogenet, in press.  DOI: 10.1080/01677063.2020.1715971. (PubMed link)

Botero V, Stahl BA, Grenci EC, Boto T, Park SJ, King LB, Murphy KR, Colodner KJ, Walker JA, Keene AC, Ja WW, Tomchik SM (2019). Neurofibromin regulates metabolic rate via neuronal mechanisms in Drosophila. bioRxiv [preprint], doi: 10.1101/834788 (bioRxiv link).

Boto T, Stahl A, Zhang X, Louis T, Tomchik SM (2019). Independent contributions of discrete dopaminergic circuits to cellular plasticity, memory strength, and valence in Drosophila. Cell Reports 27: 2014–2021. (PubMed link)

Boto T, Tomchik SM (2019). The excitatory, the inhibitory, and the modulatory: Mapping chemical neurotransmission in the brain. Neuron 101: 763-765. (PubMed link)

Yu D, Tan Y, Chakraborty M, Tomchik S, Davis RL (2018). Elongator complex is required for long-term olfactory memory formation in Drosophila. Learn Mem 25: 183-196. (PubMed link)

Louis T, Stahl A, Boto T, Tomchik SM (2018) Cyclic-AMP-dependent plasticity underlies rapid changes in odor coding associated with reward learning. PNAS 115(3): E448-E457. (PubMed link)

Murphy KR, Deshpande SA, Yurgel ME, Quinn JP, Weissbach JL, Keene AC, Dawson-Scully K, Huber R, Tomchik SM, Ja WW (2016) Postprandial sleep mechanics in Drosophila. eLife 5: e19334. (PubMed link)

King LB, Koch M, Murphy KR, Velazquez Y, Ja WW, Tomchik SM (2016) Neurofibromin loss of function drives excessive grooming in Drosophila. G3 (Bethesda) 6: 1083-1093. (PubMed link)

Louis T, Tomchik SM (2014) Neurons and behavior: Ex uno, plures. Cell 159: 714-715. (PubMed link)

Boto T, Louis T, Jindachomthong K, Jalink K, Tomchik SM (2014) Dopaminergic modulation cAMP drives nonlinear plasticity across the Drosophila mushroom body lobes. Curr Biol 24: 822-831. (PubMed link)

Tomchik SM (2013) Dopaminergic neurons encode a distributed, asymmetric representation of temperature in Drosophila. J Neurosci 33: 2166-2176. (PubMed link)

Tomchik SM, Davis RL (2009) Dynamics of learning-related cAMP signaling and stimulus integration in the Drosophila olfactory pathway. Neuron 64: 510-521.(PubMed link)

Tomchik SM, Davis RL (2008) Behavioural neuroscience: Out of sight, but not out of mind. Nature 453: 1192-1194. (PubMed link)

Tomchik SM, Davis RL (2008) Cyclic AMP imaging sheds light on PDF signaling in circadian clock neurons. Neuron 58: 161-163. (PubMed link)

Tomchik SM, Berg S, Kim JW, Chaudhari N, Roper SD (2007) Breadth of tuning and taste coding in mammalian taste buds. J Neurosci 27: 10840-10848. (PubMed link)

Dvoryanchikov G, Tomchik SM, Chaudhari N (2007) Biogenic amine synthesis and uptake in rodent taste buds. J Comp Neurol 505: 302-313. (PubMed link)

Tomchik SM, Lu Z (2006) Modulation of auditory signal-to-noise ratios by efferent stimulation. J Neurophysiol 95: 3562-3570. (PubMed link)

Tomchik SM (2006) Appetite for destruction: neuron ablations, prey capture, and sensorimotor integration in larval zebrafish. J Neurosci 26: 1329-1330. (PubMed link)

Tomchik SM, Lu Z (2006) Auditory physiology and anatomy of octavolateral efferent neurons in a teleost fish. J Comp Physiol A 192: 51-67. (PubMed link)

Tomchik SM, Lu Z (2005). Octavolateral projections and organization in the medulla of a teleost fish, the sleeper goby (Dormitator latifrons). J Comp Neurol 481: 96-117. (PubMed link)