Kevin Alloway

Professor Emeritus of Neural and Behavioral Sciences

Kevin Alloway

Research Summary

Neural basis of sensorimotor integration neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, optogenetics.

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Basal Ganglia Claustrum Thalamus Neurons Vibrissae Somatosensory Cortex Sleep Intralaminar Thalamic Nuclei Rodentia Prefrontal Cortex Magnetic Resonance Imaging Sensorimotor Cortex Brain Habits Hypothalamus Thalamic Nuclei Animals Motor Cortex Superior Colliculi Birds Injections Parkinson Disease Anesthesia Zona Incerta Exploratory Behavior

Most Recent Papers

Convergence of forepaw somatosensory and motor cortical projections in the striatum, claustrum, thalamus, and pontine nuclei of cats

Jared B. Smith, Shubhodeep Chakrabarti, Todd M. Mowery, Kevin D. Alloway, 2022, Brain Structure and Function on p. 361-379

Model-based analysis and forecast of sleep-wake regulatory dynamics

F. Bahari, J. Kimbugwe, K. D. Alloway, B. J. Gluckman, 2021, Chaos

Responses of neurons in the primary somatosensory cortex to itch- And pain-producing stimuli in rats

Sergey G. Khasabov, Hai Truong, Victoria M. Rogness, Kevin D. Alloway, Donald A. Simone, Glenn J. Giesler, 2020, Journal of Neurophysiology on p. 1944-1954

A role for the claustrum in salience processing?

Jared B. Smith, Glenn D.R. Watson, Zhifeng Liang, Yikang Liu, Nanyin Zhang, Kevin D. Alloway, 2019, Frontiers in Neuroanatomy

The relationship between the claustrum and endopiriform nucleus

Jared B. Smith, Kevin D. Alloway, Patrick R. Hof, Rena Orman, David H. Reser, Akiya Watakabe, Glenn D.R. Watson, 2019, Journal of Comparative Neurology on p. 476-499

The systemdrive

Myles W. Billard, Fatemeh Bahari, John Kimbugwe, Kevin D. Alloway, Bruce J. Gluckman, 2018, eNeuro

The premammillary nucleus of the hypothalamus is not necessary for photoperiodic timekeeping in female turkeys (Meleagris gallopavo)

Ashli F. Moore, Vincent M. Cassone, Kevin D. Alloway, Paul A. Bartell, 2018, PLoS One

Opposing collicular influences on the parafascicular (Pf) and posteromedial (POm) thalamic nuclei

Glenn D.R. Watson, Kevin D. Alloway, 2018, Brain Structure and Function on p. 535-543

Sensory Processing in the Dorsolateral Striatum: The Contribution of Thalamostriatal Pathways

Kevin Alloway, Jared Smith, Todd Mowery, Glenn Watson, 2017, Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience

Interhemispheric resting-state functional connectivity of the claustrum in the awake and anesthetized states

Jared B. Smith, Zhifeng Liang, Glenn D.R. Watson, Kevin D. Alloway, Nanyin Zhang, 2017, Brain Structure and Function on p. 2041-2058

Most-Cited Papers

Mapping the functional network of medial prefrontal cortex by combining optogenetics and fMRI in awake rats

Zhifeng Liang, Glenn D.R. Watson, Kevin D. Alloway, Gangchea Lee, Thomas Neuberger, Nanyin Zhang, 2015, NeuroImage on p. 114-123

Rat claustrum coordinates but does not integrate somatosensory and motor cortical information

Jared B. Smith, Harsha Radhakrishnan, Kevin D. Alloway, 2012, Journal of Neuroscience on p. 8583-8588

Interhemispheric claustral circuits coordinate sensory and motor cortical areas that regulate exploratory behaviors

Jared B. Smith, Kevin D. Alloway, 2014, Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience

Rat whisker motor cortex is subdivided into sensory-input and motoroutput areas

Jared B. Smith, Kevin D. Alloway, 2013, Frontiers in Neural Circuits

Sensory Processing in the Dorsolateral Striatum: The Contribution of Thalamostriatal Pathways

Kevin Alloway, Jared Smith, Todd Mowery, Glenn Watson, 2017, Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience

The relationship between the claustrum and endopiriform nucleus

Jared B. Smith, Kevin D. Alloway, Patrick R. Hof, Rena Orman, David H. Reser, Akiya Watakabe, Glenn D.R. Watson, 2019, Journal of Comparative Neurology on p. 476-499

Interhemispheric resting-state functional connectivity of the claustrum in the awake and anesthetized states

Jared B. Smith, Zhifeng Liang, Glenn D.R. Watson, Kevin D. Alloway, Nanyin Zhang, 2017, Brain Structure and Function on p. 2041-2058

Thalamic POm projections to the dorsolateral striatum of rats

Jared B. Smith, Todd M. Mowery, Kevin D. Alloway, 2012, Journal of Neurophysiology on p. 160-174

A role for the claustrum in salience processing?

Jared B. Smith, Glenn D.R. Watson, Zhifeng Liang, Yikang Liu, Nanyin Zhang, Kevin D. Alloway, 2019, Frontiers in Neuroanatomy

Thalamostriatal projections from the medial posterior and parafascicular nuclei have distinct topographic and physiologic properties

Kevin D. Alloway, Jared B. Smith, Glenn D.R. Watson, 2014, Journal of Neurophysiology on p. 36-50