The Cerebellum and Posture

Introductory Readings for discussion on November 27.

  • Principles of Neuroscience (2000) eds. Kandel, ER, Schwartz, JH, and Jessel, TM. Chapter 41, 42.

    Original Literature Readings for discussion on November 27.

  • Thach WT, Goodkin HP, Keating JG (1992) The cerebellum and the adaptive coordination of movement. Annu Rev Neurosci 15:403-442.
  • Phillip JE, Attwell PJE, Cooke SF, Yeo CH (2002) Cerebellar function in consolidation of a motor memory. Neuron 34:1011-1020.
  • Fiez JA, Petersen SE, Cheney MK, Raichle ME (1992) Impaired non-motor learning and error detection associated with cerebellar damage. A single case study. Brain 115:155-178.
  • Middleton FA, Strick PL (1997) Cerebellar output channels. Int Rev Neurobiol 41:61-82.

    Optional readings

  • Manni E, Petrosini L (1997) Luciani's work on the cerebellum a century later. Trends Neurosci 20:112-115.
  • Voogd J, Glickstein M (1998) The anatomy of the cerebellum. Trends Neurosci 21:370-375.
  • Ito M (1998) Cerebellar learning in the vestibulo-ocular reflex. Trends Cogn Sci 2:313-321.
  • Gao JH, Parsons LM, Bower JM, Xiong J, Li J, Fox PT (1996) Cerebellum implicated in sensory acquisition and discrimination rather than motor control. Science 272:545-547.