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Danner Lab Publications

Publications in Peer-Reviewed Journals

“The role of V3 neurons in speed-dependent interlimb coordination during locomotion in mice”
Zhang H,* Shevtsova NA,* Deska-Gauthier D, Mackay C, Dougherty KJ, Danner SM,† Zhang Y† and Rybak IA†
eLife, 11, e73424. doi: 10.7554/eLife.73424. Preprint: bioRxiv 2021.09.01.458603. doi: 10.1101/2021.09.01.458603 (2022)

“Contribution of afferent feedback to adaptive hindlimb walking in cats: a neuromusculoskeletal modeling study”
Kim Y, Aoi S, Fujiki S, Danner SM, Markin SN, Ausborn J, Rybak IA, Yanagihara D, Senda K and Tsuchiya K
Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, 10, 825149. doi: 10.3389/fbioe.2022.825149. (2022)

“A whole-body musculoskeletal model of the mouse”
Ramalingasetty ST, Danner SM, Arreguit J, Markin, SN, Rodarie D, Kathe C, Courtine G, Rybak IA and Ijspeert A
IEEE Access 9, 163861–163881. doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2021.3133078. (2021)

“Influence of spine curvature on the efficacy of transcutaneous lumbar spinal cord stimulation”
Binder V, Hofstoetter US, Rienmüller A, Száva Z, Krenn M, Minassian K and Danner SM
Journal of Clinical Medicine. 10(23), 5543. Doi: 10.3390/jcm10235543 (2021)

"Computational Modeling of Spinal Locomotor Circuitry in the Age of Molecular Genetics"
Ausborn J, Shevtsova NA and Danner SM
International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 22(13), 6835. DOI: 10.3390/ijms22136835 (2021)

"Ipsi- and contralateral oligo- and polysynaptic reflexes in humans revealed by low-frequency epidural electrical stimulation of the lumbar spinal cord"
Hofstoetter US*, Danner SM*, Freundl B, Binder H, Lackner P and Minassian K
Brain Sciences, 11(1), 112. doi: 10.3390/brainsci11010112 (2020)

"On the organization of the locomotor CPG: insights from split-belt locomotion and mathematical modeling"
Latash EM, Lecomte CG, Danner SM, Frigon A, Rybak IA and Molkov YI
Frontiers in Neuroscience, 14, 598888. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2020.598888. Preprint: bioRxiv 2020.07.17.205351. doi: 10.1101/2020.07.17.205351 (2020)

"Transcutaneous spinal cord stimulation induces temporary attenuation of spasticity in individuals with spinal cord injury"
Hofstoetter US, Freundl B, Danner SM, Krenn MJ, Mayr W, Binder H and Minassian K
Journal of Neurotrauma, 37(3), 481–493. doi: 10.1089/neu.2019.6588 (2020)

"Phase-dependent response to afferent stimulation during fictive locomotion: a computational modeling study"
Fujiki S, Aoi S, Tsuchiya K, Danner SM, Rybak IA and Yanagihara D
Frontiers in Neuroscience, 13, 1288. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2019.01288 (2019)

"Spinal V3 interneurons and left-right coordination in mammalian locomotion"
Danner SM, Zhang H, Shevtsova NA, Borowska-Fielding J, Deska-Gauthier D, Rybak IA and Zhang Y
Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience 13, 516. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2019.00516. Preprint: bioRxiv, 679654. doi: 10.1101/679654 (2019)

"Computational modeling of brainstem circuits controlling locomotor frequency and gait"
Ausborn J, Shevtsova NA, Caggiano V, Danner SM and Rybak IA
eLife 8, e43587. doi: 10.7554/eLife.43587 (2019)

“Intralimb and interlimb cutaneous reflexes during locomotion in the intact cat”
Hurteau M-F, Thibaudier Y, Dambreville C, Danner SM, Rybak IA and Frigon A
The Journal of Neuroscience. DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3288-17.2018 (2018)

"Computational modeling of spinal circuits controlling limb coordination and gaits in quadrupeds"
Danner SM, Shevtsova NA, Frigon A and Rybak IA
eLife 6, e31050. DOI: 10.7554/eLife.31050 (2017)

"Central control of interlimb coordination and speed-dependent gait expression in quadrupeds"
Danner SM, Wilshin SD, Shevtsova NA and Rybak IA
The Journal of Physiology 594(23), 6947–6967. DOI: 10.1113/JP272787 (2016)

"Spinal rhythm generation by step-induced feedback and transcutaneous posterior root stimulation in complete spinal cord-injured individuals"
Minassian K, Hofstoetter US, Danner SM, Mayr W, Bruce JA, McKay WB and Tansey KE
Neurorehabilitation & Neural Repair 30(3), 233–243. DOI: 10.1177/1545968315591706 (2016)

"Body position influences which neural structures are recruited by lumbar transcutaneous spinal cord stimulation"
Danner SM, Krenn M, Hofstoetter US, Toth A, Mayr W and Minassian K
PLoS ONE 11(1), e0147479. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0147479 (2016)

"Neurocontrol of movement in humans with spinal cord injury"
Dimitrijevic MR, Danner SM and Mayr W
Artificial Organs 39 (10), 823–833. DOI: 10.1111/aor.12614 (2015)

"Augmentation of voluntary locomotor activity by transcutaneous spinal cord stimulation in motor-incomplete spinal cord injured individuals"
Hofstoetter US, Krenn M, Danner SM, Hofer C, Kern H, McKay WB, Mayr W and Minassian K
Artificial Organs 39 (10), E176–E186. DOI: 10.1111/aor.12615 (2015)

"Multi-electrode array for transcutaneous lumbar posterior-root stimulation"
Krenn M, Hofstoetter US, Danner SM, Minassian K and Mayr W
Artificial Organs 39 (10), 834–840. DOI: 10.1111/aor.12616 (2015)

"Periodic modulation of repetitively elicited monosynaptic reflexes of the human lumbosacral spinal cord"
Hofstoetter US, Danner SM, Freundl B, Binder H, Mayr W, Rattay F and Minassian K
Journal of Neurohysiology 114 (1), 400–410. DOI: 10.1152/jn.00136.2015 (2015).

"Human spinal locomotor control is based on flexibly organized burst generators"
Danner SM, Hofstoetter US, Freundl B, Binder H, Mayr W, Rattay F and Minassian K
Brain 138 (3), 577–588. DOI: 10.1093/brain/awu372 (2015)

"Peak I of the human auditory brainstem response results from the somatic regions of type I spiral ganglion cells: evidence from computer modeling"
Rattay F and Danner SM
Hearing Research, 315, 67–79. DOI: 10.1016/j.heares.2014.07.001 (2014)

"Health-related and legal interventions: A comparison of allegedly delinquent and convicted opioid addicts in Austria"
Kochl B, Danner SM, Jagsch R, Brandt L and Fischer G
Drug Science, Policy and Law 1, 2050324514528449. DOI: 10.1177/2050324514528449 (2014)

"Energy-optimal electrical-stimulation pulses shaped by the least-action principle"
Krouchev NI, Danner SM, Vinet A, Rattay F and Sawan M
PLoS ONE 9 (3), e90480. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0090480 (2014)

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"Finite Element Models of Transcutaneous Spinal Cord Stimulation"
Danner SM, Hofstoetter US and Minassian K
In: Encyclopedia of Computational Neuroscience: SpringerReference (, 1197-1202, Jaeger D, Jung R (Eds.)
New York: Springer. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-6675-8 604 (2015)

"Finite element modeling for extracellular stimulation"
Rattay F, Danner SM, Hofstoetter US and Minassian K
In: Encyclopedia of Computational Neuroscience: SpringerReference (, 1186-1195, Jaeger D, Jung R (Eds.)
New York: Springer. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-6675-8_593 (2015)

"Paraspinal magnetic and transcutaneous electrical stimulation"
Hofstoetter US, Danner SM and Minassian K
In: Encyclopedia of Computational Neuroscience: SpringerReference (, 2194-2212, Jaeger D, Jung R (Eds.)
New York: Springer. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-6675-8 603 (2015)

Electrical stimulation of myelinated axons: An interactive tutorial supported by computer simulation
Danner SM, Wenger C and Rattay F (eds.)
Saarbrüucken: VDM Verlag (2011).

Transcutaneous electrical spinal cord stimulation: Biophysics of a new rehabilitation method after spinal cord injury.
Száva Z, Danner SM and Minassian K (eds.)
Saarbrücken: VDM Verlag (2011)

Assistant editor, Restorative neurology of spinal cord injury
Dimitrijevic MR, Kakulas BA, McKay WB and Vrbova G (eds.)
New York: Oxford University Press (2011)

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