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  2. Pardee K, Slomovic S, Nguyen PQ, Lee JW, Donghia N, Burrill D, Ferrante T, McSorley FR, Furuta Y, Vernet A, Lewandowski M, Boddy CN, Joshi NS and Collins JJ. Portable, on-demand biomolecular manufacturing. Cell 167: 248-259 (2016). [pdf file]

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  1. Meylan S, Porter CBM, Yang JH, Belenky P, Gutierrez A, Lobritz MA, Park J, Kim SH, Moskowitz SM and Collins JJ. Carbon sources tune antibiotic susceptibility in Pseudomonas aeruginosa via tricarboxylic acid cycle control. Cell Chemical Biology 24: 195-206 (2017). [pdf file]

  2. Powers JT, Tsanov KM, Pearson DS, Roels F, Spina CS, Ebright R, Seligson M, Soysa Y, Cahan P, Theißen J, Tu H, Han A, Kurek KC, LaPier GS, Osborne JK, Ross SJ, Cesana M, Collins JJ, Berthold F and Daley GQ. Multiple mechanisms disrupt the let-7 microRNA family in neuroblastoma. Nature 535: 246-251 (2016). [pdf file]

  3. Zhang J, Ratanasirintrawoot S, Chandrasekaran S, Wu Z, Ficarro SB, Yu C, Ross CA, Cacchiarelli D, Xia Q, Seligson M, Shinoda G, Xie W, Cahan P, Wang L, Ng SC, Tintara S, Trapnell C, Onder T, Loh YH, Mikkelsen T, Sliz P, Teitell MA, Asara JM, Marto JA, Li H, Collins JJ and Daley GQ. LIN28 regulates stem cell metabolism and conversion to primed pluripotency. Cell Stem Cell 19: 66-80 (2016). [pdf file]

  4. Toh CXD, Chan JW, Chong ZS, Wang HF, Guo HC, Satapathy S, Ma D, Goh GYL, Khattar E, Yang L, Tergaonkar V, Chang YT, Collins JJ, Daley GQ, Wee KB, Farran CAE, Li H, Lim YP, Bard FA and Loh YH . RNAi reveals phase-specific global regulators of human somatic cell reprogramming. Cell Reports 15: 2597-2607 (2016). [pdf file]

  5. Chandrasekaran S, Cokol-Cakmak M, Sahin N, Yilancioglu K, Kazan H, Collins JJ and Cokol M. Chemogenomics and orthology-based design of antibiotic combination therapies. Molecular Systems Biology 12: 1-12 (2016). [pdf file]

  6. Cohen NR, Ross CA, Jain S, Shapiro RS, Gutierrez A, Belenky P, Li H and Collins JJ. A role for the bacterial GATC methylome in antibiotic stress sruvival. Nature Genetics 48: 581-586 (2016). [pdf file]

  7. Belenky P, Ye JD, Porter CBM, Cohen NR, Lobritz MA, Ferrante T, Jain S, Korry BJ, Schwarz EG, Walker GC and Collins JJ. Bactericidal antibiotics induce toxic metabolic perturbations that lead to cellular damage. Cell Reports 13: 968-980 (2015). [pdf file]

  8. Yang BX, EL Farran CA, Guo HC, Yu T, Fang HT, Wang HF, Schlesinger S, Seah YFS, Goh GYL, Neo SP, Li Y, Lorincz MC, Tergaonkar V, Lim TM, Chen L, Gunaratne J, Collins JJ, Goff SP, Daley GQ, Li H, Bard FA and Loh YH. Systematic identification of factors for provirus silencing in embryonic stem cells. Cell 163: 230-245 (2015). [pdf file]

  9. Lobritz MA, Belenky P, Porter CBM, Gutierrez A, Yang JH, Schwarz EG, Dwyer DJ, Khalil AS and Collins JJ. Antibiotic efficacy is linked to bacterial cellular respiration. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 112: 8173-8180 (2015). [pdf file]

  10. Bhargava P and Collins JJ. Boosting bacterial metabolism to combat antibiotic resistance. Cell Metabolism 21: 154-155 (2015). [pdf file]

  11. Dwyer DJ, Collins JJ and Walker GC. Unraveling the physiological complexities of antibiotic lethality. Annual Review of Pharmacology and Toxicology 55: 313-312 (2015). [pdf file]

  12. Kumar RM, Cahan P, Shalek AK, Satija R, DaleyKeyser AJ, Li H, Zhang J, Pardee K, Gennert D, Trombetta JJ, Ferrante TC, Regev A, Daley GQ and Collins JJ. Deconstructing transcriptional heterogeneity in pluripotent stem cells. Nature 516: 56-61 (2014). [pdf file]

  13. Costello JC, Heiser LM, Georgii E, Gönen M, Menden MP, Wang NJ, Bansal M, Ammad-Ud-Din M, Hintsanen P, Khan SA, Mpindi JP, Kallioniemi O, Honkela A, Aittokallio T, Wennerberg K, NCI DREAM Community, Collins JJ, Gallahan D, Singer D, Saez-Rodriguez J, Kaski S, Gray JW and Stolovitzky G. A community effort to assess and improve drug sensitivity prediction algorithms. Nature Biotechnology 32: 1202-1212 (2014). [pdf file]

  14. Cahan P, Morris SA, Collins JJ and Daley GQ. Defining cellular identity through network biology. Cell Cycle 13: 3313-3314 (2014). [pdf file]

  15. Collins JJ and Kishony R. Editorial overview: Antimicrobials: Grappling with the complexities of antibiotics and resistance. Current Opinion in Microbiology 21: v-vi. [pdf file]

  16. Modi SR, Collins JJ and Relman DA. Antibiotics and the gut microbiota. The Journal of Clinical Investigation 124: 4212-4218. [pdf file]

  17. Dusonchet J, Li H, Guillily M, Liu M, Stafa K, Troletii CD, Boon JY, Saha S, Mamais A, Citro A, Youmans KL, Liu L, Schneider BL, Aebischer P, Yue Z, Bandopadhyay R, Glicksman MA, Moore DJ, Collins JJ and Wolozin B. A Parkinson's disease gene regulatory network identifies the signaling protein RGS2 as a modulator of LRRK2 activity and neuronal toxicity. Human Molecular Genetics 23: 4887-4905 (2014). [pdf file]

  18. Lang AH, Li H, Collins JJ and Mehta PJ. Epigenetic landscapes explain partially reprogrammed cells and identify key reprogramming genes. PLOS Computational Biology 10: e1003734. [pdf file]

  19. Cahan P, Li H, Morris SA, da Rocha EL, Daley GQ and Collins JJ. CellNet: network biology applied to stem cell engineering. Cell 158: 903-915 (2014). [pdf file]

  20. Morris SA, Cahan P, Li H, Zhao AM, San Roman AK, Shivdasani RA, Collins JJ and Daley GQ. Dissecting engineered cell types and enhancing cell fate conversion via CellNet. Cell 158: 889-902 (2014). [pdf file]

  21. Lu Y, Loh Y, Li H, Cesana M, Ficarro SB, Parikh JR, Salomonis N, Toh CD, Andreadis ST, Luckey CJ, Collins JJ, Daley GQ and Marto JA. Alternative splicing of MBD2 supports self-renewal in human pluripotent stem cells. Cell Stem Cell 15: 92-101 (2014). [pdf file]

  22. Dwyer DJ, Belenky PA, Yang JH, MacDonald IC, Martell JD, Takahashi N, Chan CTY, Lobritz MA, Braff D, Schwarz E, Ye JD, Pati M, Vercruysse M, Ralifo PS, Allison KR, Khalil AS, Ting AY, Walker GC and Collins JJ. Antibiotics induce redox-related physiological alterations as part of their lethality. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 111: E2100-E2109 (2014). [pdf file]

  23. Lu J, Li H, Hu M, Sasaki T, Baccei A, Gilbert DM, Liu JS, Collins JJ and Lerou PH. The distribution of genomic variations in human iPSCs is related to replication-timing reorganization during reprogramming. Cell Reports 7: 70-78 (2014). [pdf file]

  24. Pandey SP, Winkler JA, Li H, Camacho DM, Collins JJ and Walker GC. Central role for RNase YbeY in Hfq-dependent and Hfq-independent small-RNA regulation in bacteria. BMC Genomics 15: 121 (2014). [pdf file]

  25. Ma H, Ng HM, Teh X, Li H, Lee YH, Chong YM, Loh YH, Collins JJ, Feng B, Yang H and Wu Q. Zfp322a regulates mouse ES cell pluripotency and enhances reprogramming efficiency. PLOS Genetics 10: e1004038 (2014). [pdf file]

  26. Brock A, Krause S, Li H, Kowalski M, Goldberg MS, Collins JJ and Ingber DE. Silencing HoxA1 by intraductal injection of siRNA lipidoid nanoparticles prevents mammary tumor progression in mice. Science Translational Medicine 6: 217ra2 (2014). [pdf file]

  27. Doulatov S, Vo LT, Chou sS, Kim PG, Arora N, Li H, Hadland BK, Bernstein ID, Collins JJ, Zon LI and Daley GQ. Induction of multipotential hematopoietic progenitors from human pluripotent stem cells via respecification of lineage-restricted precursors. Cell Stem Cell 13: 459-470 (2013). [pdf file]

  28. Gazit R, Garrison BS, Rao TN, Shay T, Costello J, Ericson J, Kim F, Collins JJ, Regev A, Wagers AJ, Rossi DJ and The Immunological Genome Project Consortium. Transcriptome analysis identifies regulators of hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells. Stem Cell Reports 1: 266-280 (2013). [pdf file]

  29. Vega NM, Allison KR, Samuels AN, Klempner MS and Collins JJ. Salmonella typhimurium intercepts Escherichia coli signaling to enhance antibiotic tolerance. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 110: 14420-14425 (2013). [pdf file]

  30. Ergun A, Doran G, Costello JC, Paik HH, Collins JJ, Mathis D, Benoist C and ImmGen Consortium. Differential splicing across immune system lineages. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 110: 14324-14329 (2013). [pdf file]

  31. Modi SR, Lee HH, Spina CS and Collins JJ. Antibiotic treatment expands the resistance reservoir and ecological network of the phage metagenome. Nature 499: 219-222 (2013). [pdf file]

  32. Kalghatgi S, Spina CS, Costello JC, Liesa M, Morones-Ramirez JR, Slomovic S, Molina A, Shirihai OS, Collins JJ. Bactericidal antibiotics induce mitochondrial dysfunction and oxidative damage in mammalian cells. Science Translational Medicine 5: 192ra85 (2013). [pdf file]

  33. Morones-Ramirez JR, Winkler JA, Spina CS and Collins JJ. Silver enhances antibiotic activity against Gram-negative bacteria. Science Translational Medicine 5: 190ra81 (2013). [pdf file]

  34. Cohen NR, Lobritz MA and Collins JJ. Microbial persistence and the road to drug resistance. Cell Host & Microbe 13: 632-642 (2013). [pdf file]

  35. Belenky P, Camacho D and Collins JJ. Fungicidal drugs induce a common oxidative-damage cellular death pathway. Cell Reports 3: 350-358 (2013). [pdf file]

  36. Brynildsen MP, Winkler JA, Spina CS, MacDonald CI and Collins JJ. Potentiating antibacterial activity by predictably enhancing endogenous microbial ROS production. Nature Biotechnology 31: 160-165 (2013). [pdf file]

  37. McKinney-Freeman S, Cahan P, Li H, Lacadie SA, Huang HT, Curran M, Loewer S, Naveiras O, Kathrein KL, Konantz M, Langdon EM, Lengerke C, Zon LI, Collins JJ and Daley GQ. The transcriptional landscape of hematopoietic stem cell ontogeny. Cell Stem Cell 11: 701-714 (2012). [pdf file]

  38. Fu W, Ergun A, Lu T, Hill JA, Haxhinasto S, Fassett MS, Gazit R, Adoro S, Glimcher L, Chan S, Kastner P, Rossi D, Collins JJ, Mathis D and Benoist C. A multiply redundant genetic switch ‘locks in’ the transcriptional signature of regulatory T cells. Nature Immunology 13: 972-980 (2012). [pdf file]

  39. Kwong LN, Costello JC, Huiyun L, Jiang S, Helms TL, Langsdorf AE, Jakubosky D, Genovese G, Muller FL, Jeong JH, Bender RP, Chu GC, Flaherty KT, Wargo JA, Collins JJ and Chin L. Oncogenic NRAS signaling differentially regulates survival and proliferation in melanoma. Nature Medicine 18: 1503-1510 (2012). [pdf file]

  40. Genovese G, Ergun A, Shukla SA, Campos B, Hanna J, Ghosh P, Quayle SN, Rai K, Colla S, Ying H, Wu CJ, Sarkar S, Xiao Y, Zhang J, Zhang H, Kwong L, Dunn K, Wiedemeyer WR, Brennan C, Zheng H, Rimm DL, Collins JJ and Chin L. microRNA regulatory network inference identifies miR-34a as a novel regulator of TFG-ß signaling in glioblastoma. Cancer Discovery 2: 736-749 (2012). [pdf file]

  41. Marbach D, Costello JC, Kuffner R, Vega NM, Prill RJ, Camacho DM, Allison KR, The Dream5 Consortium, Kellis M, Collins JJ and Stolovitzky G. Wisdom of crowds for robust gene network inference. Nature Methods 9: 796-804 (2012).[pdf file]

  42. Kumar RM and Collins JJ. Making a noisy gene: HDACs turn up the static. Molecular Cell 47: 151-153 (2012). [pdf file]

  43. Dwyer DJ, Camacho DM, Kohanski MA, Callura JM and Collins JJ. Antibiotic-induced bacterial cell death exhibits physiological and biochemical hallmarks of apoptosis. Molecular Cell 46: 561-572 (2012). [pdf file]

  44. Foti JJ, Devadoss B, Winkler JA, Collins JJ and Walker GC. Oxidation of the guanine nucleotide pool underlies cell death by bactericidal antibiotics. Science 336: 315-319 (2012). [pdf file]

  45. Vega NM, Allison KR, Khalil AS and Collins JJ. Signaling-mediated bacterial persister formation. Nature Chemical Biology 8: 431-433 (2012). [pdf file]

  46. Kumar RM and Collins JJ. Cellular signal processing: out of one, many. Molecular Cell 45: 143-144 (2012). [pdf file]

  47. Lee HH and Collins JJ. Microbial environments confound antibiotic efficacy. Nature Chemical Biology 8: 6-9 (2012). [pdf file]

  48. Kim K, Zhao R, Doi A, Ng K, Unternaehrer J, Cahan P, Hongguang H, Loh YH, Aryee MJ, Lensch MW, Li H, Collins JJ, Feinberg AP and Daley GQ. Donor cell type can influence the epigenome and differentiation potential of human induced pluripotent stem cells. Nature Biotechnology 29: 1117-1119 (2011). [pdf file]

  49. Belenky P and Collins JJ. Antioxidant strategies to tolerate antibiotics. Science 334: 915-916 (2011). [pdf file]

  50. Allison KR, Brynildsen MP and Collins JJ. Heterogeneous bacterial persisters and engineering approaches to eliminate them. Current Opinion in Microbiology 14: 593-598 (2011). [pdf file]

  51. Loh YH, Yang L, Yang CY, Li H, Collins JJ and Daley GQ. Genomic approaches to deconstruct pluripotency. Annual Review of Genomics and Human Genetics 12: 165-185 (2011). [pdf file]

  52. Modi SR, Camacho DM, Kohanski MA, Walker GC and Collins JJ. Functional characterization of bacterial sRNAs using a network biology approach. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 108: 15522-15527 (2011). [pdf file]

  53. Allison KR, Brynildsen MP and Collins JJ. Metabolite-enabled eradication of bacterial persisters by aminoglycosides. Nature 473: 216-220 (2011). [pdf file]

  54. Balázsi G, van Oudenaarden A and Collins JJ. Cellular decision making and biological noise: from microbes to mammals. Cell 144: 910-925 (2011). [pdf file]

  55. Allison KR and Collins JJ. Bacteria as control engineers. Molecular Cell 41: 4-5 (2011). [pdf file]

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  57. Cohen SE, Lewis CA, Mooney RA, Kohanski MA, Collins JJ, Landick R and Walker GC. Roles for the transcription elongation factor NusA in both DNA repair and damage tolerance pathways in Escherichia coli. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 107: 15517-15522 (2010). [pdf file]

  58. Loh YH, Hartung O, Li H, Guo C, Sahalie JM, Manos PD, Urbach A, Heffner GC, Grskovic M, Vigneault, F, Lensch MW, Park IH, Agarwal S, Church GM, Collins JJ, Irion S and Daley GQ. Reprogramming of T cells from human peripheral blood. Cell Stem Cell 7: 15-19 (2010). [pdf file]

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  61. Davies BW, Kohanski MA, Simmons LA, Winkler JA, Collins JJ and Walker GC. Hydroxyurea induces hydroxyl radical-mediated cell death in Escherichia coli. Molecular Cell 36: 845-860 (2009). [pdf file]

  62. Dwyer DJ, Kohanski MA and Collins JJ. Role of reactive oxygen species in antibiotic action and resistance. Current Opinion in Microbiology 12; 482-489 (2009). [pdf file]

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  64. Camacho DM and Collins JJ. Systems biology strikes gold. Cell 137: 24-26 (2009). [pdf file]

  65. Schembri F, Sridhar S, Perdomo C, Gustafson AM, Zhang X, Ergun A, Lu J, Liu G, Zhang X, Bowers J, Vaziri C, Ott K, Sensinger K, Collins JJ, Brody JS, Getts R, Lenburg ME and Spira A. MicroRNAs as modulators of smoking-induced gene expression changes in human airway epithelium. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 106: 2319-2324 (2009). [pdf file]

  66. Lorenz DR, Cantor CR and Collins JJ. A network biology approach to aging in yeast. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 106: 1145-1150 (2009). [pdf file]

  67. Dwyer DJ, Kohanski MA and Collins JJ. Networking opportunities for bacteria. Cell 135: 1153-1156 (2008). [pdf file]

  68. Kohanski MA, Dwyer DJ, Wierzbowski J, Cottarel G and Collins JJ. Mistranslation of membrane proteins and two-component system activation trigger antibiotic-mediated cell death. Cell 135: 679-690 (2008). [pdf file]

  69. Heng TS, Painter MW, Elpek K, Lukacs-Kornek V, Mauermann N, Turley SJ, Koller D, Kim FS, Wagers AJ, Asinovski N, Davis S, Fassett M, Feuerer M, Gray DH, Haxhinasto S, Hill JA, Hyatt G, Laplace C, Leatherbee K, Mathis D, Benoist C, Jianu R, Laidlaw DH, Best JA, Knell J, Goldrath AW, Jarjoura J, Sun JC, Zhu Y, Lanier LL, Ergun A, Li Z, Collins JJ, Shinton SA, Hardy RR, Friedline R, Sylvia K and Kang J. The Immunological Genome Project: networks of gene expression in immune cells.  Nature Immunolology 9: 1091-1094 (2008). [pdf file]

  70. Ellis T, Wang X and Collins JJ. Gene regulation: hacking the network on a sugar high. Molecular Cell 30: 1-2 (2008). [pdf file]

  71. Kohanski MA, Dwyer DJ, Hayete B, Lawrence CA and Collins JJ. A common mechanism of cellular death induced by bactericidal antibiotics. Cell 130: 797-810 (2007). [pdf file]

  72. Dwyer DJ, Kohanski MA, Hayete B and Collins JJ. Gyrase inhibitors induce an oxidative damage cellular death pathway in Escherichia coli. Molecular Systems Biology 3: 91 (2007). [pdf file]

  73. Ergun A, Lawrence CA, Kohanski MA, Brennan TA and Collins JJ. A network biology approach to prostate cancer. Molecular Systems Biology 3: 82 (2007). [pdf file]

  74. Faith JJ, Hayete B, Thaden JT, Mogno I, Wierzbowski J, Cottarel G, Kasif S, Collins JJ and Gardner TS. Large-scale mapping and validation of Escherichia coli transcriptional regulation from a compendium of expression profiles. PLOS Biology 5(1): e8 (2007). [pdf file]

  75. Hayete B, Gardner TS and Collins JJ. Size matters: network inference tackles the genome scale. Molecular Systems Biology 3: 77 (2007). [pdf file]

  76. di Bernardo D, Thompson MJ, Gardner TS, Chobot SE, Eastwood EL, Wojtovich AP, Elliot SJ, Schaus SE and Collins JJ. Chemogenomic profiling on a genome-wide scale using reverse-engineered gene networks. Nature Biotechnology 23: 377-383 (2005). [pdf file]

  77. Gardner TS, Shimer S and Collins JJ. Inferring microbial genetic networks. ASM News 70: 121-126 (2004). [pdf file]

  78. Gardner TS, Bernardo D, Lorenz D and Collins JJ. Inferring genetic networks and identifying compound mode of action via expression profiling. Science 301: 102-105 (2003). [pdf file]

  79. Tegner J, Yeung MKS, Hasty J and Collins JJ. Reverse engineering gene networks - Integrating genetic perturbations with dynamical modeling. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 100: 5944-5949 (2003). [pdf file]

  80. Yeung MKS, Tegner J and Collins JJ. Reverse engineering gene networks using singular value decomposition and robust regression. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 99: 6163-6168 (2002). [pdf file]

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  1. Priplata AA, Patritti BL, Niemi JB, Hughes R, Gravelle DC, Lipsitz LA, Veves A, Stein J, Bonato P and Collins JJ. Noise-enhanced balance control in patients with diabetes and patients with stroke. Annals of Neurology 59: 4-12 (2006). [pdf file]

  2. Harry JD, Niemi JB, Priplata AA and Collins JJ. Balancing act. IEEE Spectrum, April: 36-41 (2005). [pdf file]

  3. Priplata AA, Niemi JB, Harry JD, Lipsitz LA and Collins JJ. Vibrating insoles and balance control in elderly people. The Lancet 362: 1123-1124 (2003). [pdf file]

  4. Collins JJ, Priplata AA, Gravelle DC, Niemi J, Harry J and Lipsitz LA. Noise-enhanced human sensorimotor function. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Magazine 22: 76-83 (2003). [pdf file]

  5. Priplata AA, Niemi J, Salen M, Harry J, Lipsitz LA and Collins JJ. Noise-enhanced human balance control. Physical Review Letters 89: 238101 (2002). [pdf file]

  6. Gravelle DC, Laughton CA, Dhruv NT, Katdare KD, Niemi JB, Lipsitz LA and Collins JJ. Noise-enhanced balance control in older adults. Neuroreport 13: 1853-1856 (2002). [pdf file]

  7. Dhruv NT, Niemi JB, Harry JD, Lipsitz LA and Collins JJ. Enhancing tactile sensation in older adults with electrical noise stimulation. Neuroreport 13: 597-600 (2002). [pdf file]

  8. Liu W, Lipsitz LA, Montero-Odasso M, Bean J, Kerrigan DC and Collins JJ. Noise-enhanced vibrotactile sensitivity in older adults and patients with stroke and patients with diabetic neuropathy. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 83: 171-176 (2002). [pdf file]

  9. Nozaki D, Collins JJ and Yamamoto Y. Mechanism of stochastic resonance enhancement in neuronal models driven by 1/f noise. Physical Review E 60: 4637-4644 (1999). [pdf file]

  10. Pradines JR, Osipov GV and Collins JJ. Coherence resonance in excitable and oscillatory systems: the essential role of slow and fast dynamics.  Physical Review E 60: 6407-6410 (1999). [pdf file]

  11. Neiman A, Schimansky-Geier L, Moss F, Shulgin B and Collins JJ. Synchronization of noisy systems by stochastic signals. Physical Review E 60: 284-292 (1999). [pdf file]

  12. Nozaki D, Mar DJ, Grigg P and Collins JJ. Effects of colored noise on stochastic resonance in sensory neurons. Physical Review Letters 82: 2402-2405 (1999). [pdf file]

  13. Collins JJ. Fishing for function in noise. Nature 402: 241-242 (1999). [pdf file]

  14. Suki B, Alencar AM, Sujeer MK, Lutchen KR, Collins JJ, Andrade JS, Ingenito EP, Zapperi S and Stanley HE. Life-support system benefits from noise. Nature 393: 127-128 (1998). [pdf file]

  15. Richardson KA, Imhoff TT, Grigg P and Collins JJ. Using electrical noise to enhance the ability of humans to detect subthreshold mechanical cutaneous stimuli. CHAOS 8: 599-603 (1998). [pdf file]

  16. Chow CC, Imhoff TT and Collins JJ. Enhancing aperiodic stochastic resonance through noise modulation. CHAOS 8: 616-620 (1998). [pdf file]

  17. Gailey PC, Neiman A, Collins JJ and Moss F. Stochastic resonance in ensembles of nondynamical elements: the role of internal noise. Physical Review Letters 79: 4701-4704 (1997). [pdf file]

  18. Collins JJ, Imhoff TT and Grigg P. Noise-mediated enhancements and decrements in human tactile sensation. Physical Review E 56: 923-926 (1997). [pdf file]

  19. Cordo P, Inglis JT, Verschueren S, Collins JJ, Merfeld DM, Rosenblum S, Buckley S and Moss F. Noise in human muscle spindles. Nature 383: 769-770 (1996). [pdf file]

  20. Collins JJ, Imhoff TT and Grigg P. Noise-enhanced tactile sensation. Nature 383: 770 (1996). [pdf file]

  21. Collins JJ, Imhoff TT and Grigg P. Noise-enhanced information transmission in rat SA1 cutaneous mechanoreceptors via aperiodic stochastic resonance. Journal of Neurophysiology 76: 642-645 (1996). [pdf file]

  22. Collins JJ, Chow CC, Capela AC and Imhoff TT. Aperiodic stochastic resonance. Physical Review E 54: 5575-5584 (1996). [pdf file]

  23. Heneghan C, Chow CC, Collins JJ, Imhoff TT, Lowen SB and Teich MC. Information measures quantifying aperiodic stochastic resonance. Physical Review E 54: R2228-R2231 (1996). [pdf file]

  24. Collins JJ, Chow CC and Imhoff TT. Aperiodic stochastic resonance in excitable systems. Physical Review E 52: R3321-R3324 (1995). [pdf file]

  25. Collins JJ, Chow CC and Imhoff TT. Stochastic resonance without tuning. Nature 376: 236-238 (1995). [pdf file]
+ Coupled Neural Oscillators
+ Human Balance Control and Locomotion
+ Dynamical Control of Biological Systems
+ Nonlinear Time Series Analysis