Publications

Recent publications

Original Manuscripts

Azim, E., Jiang, J., Alstermark, B., Jessell, T.M. (2014). Skilled reaching relies on a V2a propriospinal internal copy circuit. Nature. 508(7496): 357-363. PMCID: PMC4230338
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Current Biology Dispatch: Zhou, K, Wolpert, D.M., De Zeeuw, C.I. (2014). Motor Systems: Reaching Out and Grasping the Molecular Tools. Current Biology. 24(7): R269-R271. PMID: 24698373 (link)

Fink, A.J.P., Croce, K.R., Huang, Z.J., Abbott, L.F., Jessell, T.M., Azim, E. (2014). Presynaptic inhibition of spinal sensory feedback ensures smooth movement. Nature. 509(7498): 43-48. Cover article. PMCID: PMC4292914
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Nature News & Views: Scott, S.H., Crevecoeur, F. (2014). Neuroscience: Feedback throttled down for smooth moves. Nature. 509: 38-39. PMID: 24784211 (link)

 

Reviews and Perspectives

Azim, E., Seki, K. Gain control in the sensorimotor system (2019) Current Opinion in Physiology. 8(1):177-187. (link)

Tuthill J.C., Azim E. (2018). Proprioception. Current Biology. 28(5): R194-R203. PMID: 29510103 (link)

Azim, E., Alstermark, B. (2015). Skilled forelimb movements and internal copy motor circuits. Review. Current Opinion in Neurobiology. 33: 16-24. PMCID: PMC4497943
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Jiang, J., Azim, E., Ekerot, C.F., Alstermark, B. (2015). Direct and indirect spino-cerebellar pathways: shared ideas but different functions in motor control. Perspective article. Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience. 9: 75. PMCID: PMC4491712
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Azim, E. (2014). Shortcuts and checkpoints on the road to skilled movement. Eppendorf and Science Prize for Neurobiology- Grand Prize essay. Science. 346(6209): 554-5. PMID: 25359954.
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Azim, E., Fink, A.J.P., Jessell, T.M. (2014). Internal and external feedback circuits for forelimb movement. Review. Cold Spring Harbor Symposia on Quantitative Biology, Volume LXXIX. 79: 81-92. PMCID: PMC4475648
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Miri, A., Azim, E., Jessell, T.M. (2013). Edging toward entelechy in motor control. Perspective article. Neuron. 80(3): 827-834. PMID: 24183031
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