Erlich Lab / Publications


  • Juavinett, A. L., Erlich, J. C., & Churchland, A. K. (2018). Decision-making behaviors: weighing ethology, complexity, and sensorimotor compatibility. Current Opinion in Neurobiology49, 42–50. link
  • Piet, A.T., Erlich J.C., Kopec C.D., and Brody C.D. (2017) Rat Prefrontal Cortex Inactivations during Decision Making Are Explained by Bistable Attractor Dynamics” Neural Computation. link
  • Scott, B.B., Constantinople, C.M., Erlich, J.C., Tank, D.W., Brody, C.D., 2015. Sources of noise during accumulation of evidence in unrestrained and voluntarily head-restrained rats. Elife (Cambridge) 4, e11308. doi:10.7554/eLife.11308 link
  • Kopec, C.D., Erlich, J.C., Brunton, B.W., Deisseroth K, and Brody C.D. (2015) Cortical and Subcortical Contributions to Short-Term Memory for Orienting Movements. Neuron, doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2015.08.033 link
  • Duan, C.A., Erlich, J. C., and Brody, C. D. (2015) Requirement of Prefrontal and Midbrain Regions for Rapid Executive Control of Behavior in the Rat, Neuron, doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2015.05.042 link
  • Erlich, J.C., Brunton, B.W., Duan, C.A., Hanks, T.D. and Brody, C.D. (2015) Distinct behavioral effects of prefrontal and parietal cortex inactivations on an accumulation of evidence task in the rat. eLife, 4:e05457. link
  • Hanks, T.D., Kopec, C.D., Brunton, B.W., Duan, C.A., Erlich, J. C., and Brody, C. D. (2015) Differential roles in decision-making for accumulation-correlated neurons in parietal and prefrontal cortex. Nature, 520: 220-223. link
  • Erlich, J. C., and Brody, C. D. (2014). What to do and how. Nature, 503: 45-47. link
  • Erlich, J. C., Bush, D. E. A., and Ledoux, J. E. (2012). The role of the lateral amygdala in the retrieval and maintenance of fear-memories formed by repeated probabilistic reinforcement. Front Behav Neurosci, 6: 16. link
  • Erlich, J. C., Bialek, M., and Brody, C. D. (2011). A cortical substrate for memory-guided orienting in the rat. Neuron, 72: 330-343. link
  • Pai, S., Erlich, J. C., Kopec, C., and Brody, C. D. (2011). Minimal impairment in a rat model of duration discrimination following excitotoxic lesions of primary auditory and prefrontal cortices. Front Syst Neurosci, 5: 74. link
  • Ross, B. M., Moszczynska, A., Erlich, J., and Kish, S. J. (1998a). Low activity of key phospholipid catabolic and anabolic enzymes in human substantia nigra: possible implications for Parkinson's disease. Neuroscience, 83: 791-798. pdf
  • Ross, B. M., Moszczynska, A., Erlich, J., and Kish, S. J. (1998b). Phospholipid-metabolizing enzymes in Alzheimer's disease: increased lysophospholipid acyltransferase activity and decreased phospholipase A2 activity. J Neurochem, 70: 786-793. pdf
  • Ross, B. M., Hudson, C., Erlich, J., Warsh, J. J., and Kish, S. J. (1997). Increased phospholipid breakdown in schizophrenia. Evidence for the involvement of a calcium-independent phospholipase A2. Arch Gen Psychiatry, 54: 487-494. pdf


Other Writing

  • Jeffrey C. Erlich (2006) Ph.D. Thesis. To Fear or Not to Fear: The role of the amygdala & prefrontal cortex in the regulation of fear.pdf
  • Jeffrey C. Erlich (1997) The Recovered Memory Debate. pdf