Selected Papers

Schmitz TW, Mur M, Aghourian M, Bédard M-A, Spreng RN (2018). Longitudinal Alzheimer's degeneration reflects the spatial topography of cholinergic basal forebrain projections. Cell Reports.
Schmitz TW, Duncan J (2018). Normalization and the cholinergic microcircuit: A unified basis for attention. Trends in Cognitive Science.
Schmitz TW, Correia MC, Ferreira CS, Prescot AP, Anderson MC (2017). Hippocampal GABA enables inhibitory control over unwanted thoughts. Nature Communications.
Schmitz TW, Spreng RN (2016). Basal forebrain degeneration precedes and predicts the cortical spread of Alzheimer’s pathology. Nature Communications.
Charest I, Kievit RA, Schmitz TW, Deca D, Kriegeskorte N (2014). Unique semantic space in the brain of each beholder predicts perceived similarity. PNAS.
Schmitz TW, Dixon ML, Anderson AK, De Rosa E (2014). Distinguishing attentional gain and tuning in young and older adults. Neurobiology of Aging.
Schmitz TW, Cheng FH, De Rosa E (2010). Failing to ignore: paradoxical neural effects of perceptual load on early attentional selection in normal aging. Journal of Neuroscience.
Schmitz TW, De Rosa E, Anderson AK (2009). Opposing influences of affective state valence on visual cortical encoding. Journal of Neuroscience.
Johnson SC, Schmitz TW, Trivedi MA, Ries ML, Torgerson BM, Carlsson CM, Asthana S, Herman BP, Sager MA (2006). The influence of Alzheimer disease family history and apolipoprotein E epsilon4 on mesial temporal lobe activation. Journal of Neuroscience.