Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS), Starr Lab.


In recent years, the Starr Lab has published research in a variety of academic journals, including Neuron, Nature Neuroscience, and Journal of Neuroscience. Below includes a featured selection of recent publications.


Simultaneous cortical and subcortical recordings in humans with movement disorders: Acute and chronic paradigms

Wozny TA, Wang DD, Starr PA.

Neuroimage. 2020 Aug 15; 217: 116904. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2020.116904. Epub 2020 May 6.
PubMed Link >

Subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation with a multiple independent constant current-controlled device in Parkinson's disease (INTREPID): a multicentre, double-blind, randomised, sham-controlled study

Vitek JL, Jain R, Chen L, Tröster AI, Schrock LE, House PA, Giroux ML, Hebb AO, Farris SM, Whiting DM, Leichliter TA, Ostrem JL, San Luciano M, Galifianakis N, Verhagen Metman L, Sani S, Karl JA, Siddiqui MS, Tatter SB, Ul Haq I, Machado AG, Gostkowski M, Tagliati M, Mamelak AN, Okun MS, Foote KD, Moguel-Cobos G, Ponce FA, Pahwa R, Nazzaro JM, Buetefisch CM, Gross RE, Luca CC, Jagid JR, Revuelta GJ, Takacs I, Pourfar MH, Mogilner AY, Duker AP, Mandybur GT, Rosenow JM, Cooper SE, Park MC, Khandhar SM, Sedrak M, Phibbs FT, Pilitsis JG, Uitti RJ, Starr PA.

Lancet Neurol. 2020 Jun 1; 19 (6): 491-501. doi: 10.1016/S1474-4422(20)30108-3. Epub 2020 May 26.
PubMed Link >

Prefrontal-Subthalamic Hyperdirect Pathway Modulates Movement Inhibition in Humans

Chen W, de Hemptinne C, Miller AM, Leibbrand M, Little SJ, Lim DA, Larson PS, Starr PA.

Neuron. 2020 May 20; 106 (4): 579-588.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2020.02.012. Epub 2020 Mar 9.
PubMed Link >

Debugging Adaptive Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease

Little S, Brown P.

Mov Disord. 2020 Apr 1; 35 (4): 555-561. doi: 10.1002/mds.27996. Epub 2020 Feb 10.
PubMed Link >

Chronic wireless streaming of invasive neural recordings at home for circuit discovery and adaptive stimulation

Gilron R, Little S, Perrone R, Wilt R, de Hemptinne C, Yaroshinsky MS, Racine CA, Wang S, Ostrem JL, Larson PS, Wang DD, Galifianakis NB, Bledsoe I, San Luciano M, Dawes HE, Worrell GA, Kremen V, Borton D, Denison T, Starr PA.

Biorxiv. 2020 Feb 14; doi:
PubMed Link >

Cerebellar Deep Brain Stimulation for Acquired Hemidystonia

Brown EG, Bledsoe IO, Luthra NS, Miocinovic S, Starr PA, Ostrem JL.

Mov Disord Clin Pract. 2020 Jan 8; 7 (2): 188-193. doi: 10.1002/mdc3.12876. eCollection 2020 Feb.
PubMed Link >

Altered Prefrontal Theta and Gamma Activity during an Emotional Face Processing Task in Parkinson Disease

Chen W, de Hemptinne C, Leibbrand M, Miller AM, Larson PS, Starr PA.

J Cogn Neurosci. 2019 Nov 1; 31 (11): 1768-1776. doi: 10.1162/jocn_a_01450. Epub 2019 Jul 19.
PubMed Link >

Human motor cortical beta bursts relate to movement planning and response errors

Little S, Bonaiuto J, Barnes G, Bestmann S.

PLoS Biol. 2019 Oct 4; 17 (10): e3000479. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.3000479. eCollection 2019 Oct.
PubMed Link >

Pallidal thermolesion unleashes gamma oscillations in the motor cortex in Parkinson's disease

de Hemptinne C, Wang DD, Miocinovic S, Chen W, Ostrem JL, Starr PA

Mov Disord. 2019 Jun 1; 34 (6): 903-911. doi: 10.1002/mds.27658. Epub 2019 Mar 13.
PubMed Link >

Cortical Potentials Evoked by Subthalamic Stimulation Demonstrate a Short Latency Hyperdirect Pathway in Humans

Miocinovic S, de Hemptinne C, Chen W, Isbaine F, Willie JT, Ostrem JL, Starr PA.

J Neurosci. 2018 Oct 24; 38 (43): 9129-9141. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1327-18.2018. Epub 2018 Sep 10.
PubMed Link >

Adaptive deep brain stimulation for Parkinson's disease using motor cortex sensing

Swann NC, de Hemptinne C, Thompson MC, Miocinovic S, Miller AM, Gilron R, Ostrem JL, Chizeck HJ, Starr PA.

J Neural Eng. 2018 Aug 1; 15 (4): 046006. doi: 10.1088/1741-2552/aabc9b. Epub 2018 May 9.
PubMed Link >

Pallidal Deep-Brain Stimulation Disrupts Pallidal Beta Oscillations and Coherence with Primary Motor Cortex in Parkinson's Disease.

Wang DD, de Hemptinne C, Miocinovic S, Ostrem JL, Galifianakis NB, San Luciano M, Starr PA.

J Neurosci. 2018 May 9; 38 (19): 4556-4568. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0431-18.2018. Epub 2018 Apr 16.
PubMed Link >

Cortical gamma oscillations in isolated dystonia

Miocinovic S, Swann NC, de Hemptinne C, Miller A, Ostrem JL, Starr PA.

Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2018 Apr 1; 49: 104-105. doi: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2018.01.017. Epub 2018 Jan 20.
PubMed Link >

Chronic multisite brain recordings from a totally implantable bidirectional neural interface: experience in 5 patients with Parkinson's disease

Swann NC, de Hemptinne C, Miocinovic S, Qasim S, Ostrem JL, Galifianakis NB, Luciano MS, Wang SS, Ziman N, Taylor R, Starr PA.

J Neurosurg. 2018 Feb 1; 128 (2): 605-616. doi: 10.3171/2016.11.JNS161162. Epub 2017 Apr 14.
PubMed Link >

Chronic deep brain stimulation normalizes scalp EEG activity in isolated dystonia

Miocinovic S, Miller A, Swann NC, Ostrem JL, Starr PA.

Clin Neurophysiol. 2018 Feb 1; 129 (2): 368-376. doi: 10.1016/j.clinph.2017.11.011. Epub 2017 Nov 26.
PubMed Link >