Selected Publications

Williamson MR, Fuertes CJA, Dunn AK, Drew MR & Jones TA (2021) Reactive astrocytes facilitate vascular repair and remodeling after stroke.  Cell Reports, 35 (4): 109048. link

Dutcher AM, Truong KV, Miller DD, Allred RP, Nudi E & Jones TA (2021) Training in a cooperative bimanual skilled reaching task, the popcorn retrieval task, improves unimanual function after motor cortical infarcts in rats. Behavioural Brain Research, 396: 112900. link

Williamson MR, Franzen RL, Fuertes CJA, Dunn AK, Drew MR &Jones TA (2020) A window of vascular plasticity coupled to behavioral recovery after stroke. Journal of Neuroscience, 40: 7651-7667. link

Clark TA, Sullender C, Jacob D, Zuo Y, Dunn AK & Jones TA (2019) Rehabilitative training interacts with ischemia instigated spine dynamics to promote a lasting population of new synapses in peri-infarct motor cortex.  Journal of Neuroscience, 39: 8471-8483. link

Clark TA, Sullender C, Kazmi SM, Speetles B, Williamson MR, Palmberg DM, Dunn AK & Jones TA (2019) Artery targeted photothrombosis widens the vascular penumbra, instigates peri-infarct neovascularization and models upper extremity impairments. Scientific Reports. 9: 2323. link

Kim SY, Hsu J-E, Husbands LC, Kleim JA & Jones TA (2018) Coordinated plasticity of synapses and astrocytes underlies practice-driven functional vicariation in peri-infarct motor cortex. Journal of Neuroscience. 38: 93-107. link

Clark TA, Fu M, Dunn AK, Zuo Y, Jones TA. (2018) Preferential stabilization of newly formed dendritic spines in motor cortex during motor skill learning predicts performance gains, but not memory endurance. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 152: 50-60. link

Jones TA (2017) Motor compensation and its effects on neural reorganization after stroke. Nature Reviews Neuroscience.

O’Bryant, A. J., Adkins, D. L., Sitko, A. A., Combs, H., Nordquist, S. & Jones, T. A. (2016). Enduring post-stroke motor functional improvements by a well-timed combination of motor rehabilitative training and cortical stimulation in rats. Neuorehabilitation & Neural Repair, 30: 143-154. link

Kim, S. Y., Allred, R. P., Adkins, D. L., Tennant, K. A., Donlan, N. A., Kleim, J. A. & Jones, T. A. (2015) Experience with the “good” limb induces aberrant synaptic plasticity in the perilesion cortex after stroke. Journal of Neuroscience, 35: 8604-8610. link

Jones, T. A. & Adkins, D. L. (2015). Motor system reorganization after stroke – stimulating and training towards perfection. Physiology, 30: 358-370. link

Tennant, K. A., Kerr, A. L, Adkins, D. L., Donlan, N., Thomas, N., Kleim, J. A. & Jones, T. A. (2014). Age-dependent reorganization of peri-infarct “premotor” cortex with task-specific rehabilitative training in mice. Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, 29: 193-202. link

Allred, R. P., Kim, S. Y. & Jones, T. A. (2014). Use it and/or lose it-experience effects on brain remodeling across time after stroke. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8: 379. link

Kerr, A. L., Wolke, M. L., Bell, J. A. & Jones, T. A. (2013). Post-stroke protection from maladaptive effects of learning with the non-paretic forelimb by bimanual home cage experience in C57BL/6 mice. Behavioural Brain Research, 252: 180-187. link

Jones, T. A., Liput, D. J. Maresh, E. L., Donlan, N. Parikh, T. J., Marlowe, D. & Kozlowski, D. A. (2012). Use-dependent dendritic regrowth is limited after unilateral controlled cortical impact to the forelimb sensorimotor cortex. Journal of Neurotrauma, 29: 1455-1466. 252: 180-187. link

Tennant, K. A., Adkins, D. L., Scalco, M. D., Donlan, N. A., Asay, A. L., Thomas, N., Kleim, J. A., & Jones, T. A. (2012). Skill learning induced plasticity of motor cortical representations is time and age-dependent. Neurobiology of Learning & Memory, 98: 291-302. link

Tennant, K. A., Adkins, D. L., Donlan, N. A., Asay, A. L., Thomas, N., Kleim, J. A. & Jones, T. A. (2011). The organization of the forelimb representation of the C57BL/6 mouse motor cortex as defined by intracortical microstimulation and cytoarchitecture. Cerebral Cortex, 21:

Jones, T. A.  & Jefferson, S. C. (2011). Reflections of experience-expectant development in the repair of the adult damaged brain. Developmental Psychobiology, 53: 466-475. link

Allred, R. A., Cappellini, C. & Jones, T. A. (2010). The “good” limb makes the “bad” limb worse: Experience-dependent interhemispheric disruption of functional outcome after cortical stroke in rats. Behavioral Neuroscience, 124:

Tennant, K. A., Asay, A. L., Allred, R. P., Ozburn, A. R. & Jones, T. A. (2010). The Vermicelli and Capellini Handling Tests: Simple quantitative measures of dexterous forepaw function in rats and mice. Journal of Visualized Experiments, 41: 2076. link

Xu, T., Yu, X., Perlik, A. J., Tobin, W. F., Zweig, J. A., Tennant, K., Jones, T. & Zuo, Y. (2009). Rapid formation and selective stabilization of synapses for enduring motor memories. Nature, 462: 915-919. link

Kleim JA & Jones TA (2008) Principles of experience-dependent neural plasticity: implications for rehabilitation after brain damage. Journal of Speech Language and Hearing Research, 51: S225-S239.