Király B, Hangya B (2022) Navigating the Statistical Minefield of Model Selection and Clustering in Neuroscience. eNeuro, 9:ENEURO.0066-22.2022.

Császár E, Lenart N, Cserép C, Környei Z, Fekete R, Pósfai B, Balázsfi D, Hangya B, Schwarcz A, Szabadits E, Szöllősi D, Szigeti K, Máthé D, West B, Sviatkó K, Bras A, Mariani JC, Kliewer A, Lenkei Z, Hricisák L, Benyó Z, Baranyi Z, Sperlágh B, Menyhárt Á, Farkas E, Denes A (2022) Microglia modulate blood flow, neurovascular coupling and hypoperfusion via purinergic actions. J Exp Med, 219:e20211071


Hegedüs P, Velencei A, Belval CH, Heckenast J, Hangya B (2021) Training protocol for probabilistic Pavlovian conditioning in mice using an open-source head-fixed setup. STAR Protoc, 2:100795.

Kaszas A, Szalay G, Slézia A, Bojdán A, Vanzetta I, Hangya B, Rózsa B, O’Connor R, Moreau D (2021)  Two-photon GCaMP6f imaging of infrared neural stimulation evoked calcium signals in mouse cortical neurons in vivo. Sci Rep, 11:9775.

Hegedüs P, Heckenast J, Hangya B (2021)  Differential recruitment of ventral pallidal e-types by behaviorally salient stimuli during Pavlovian conditioning. iScience, 24:102377.


Birtalan E, Bánhidi A, Sanders JI, Balázsfi D, Hangya B (2020) Efficient training of mice on the 5-choice serial reaction time task in an automated rodent training system. Sci Rep, 10:22362.

Király B, Balázsfi D, Horváth I, Solari N, Sviatkó K, Lengyel K, Birtalan E, Babos M, Bagaméry G, Máthé D, Szigeti K, Hangya B (2020) In Vivo Localization of Chronically Implanted Electrodes and Optic Fibers in Mice. Nat Comm, 11:4686.

Laszlovszky T, Schlingloff D, Freund TF, Gulyás A, Kepecs A, Hangya B (2020) Distinct synchronization, cortical coupling and behavioural function of two basal forebrain cholinergic neuron types. Nat Neurosci, 23:992-1003.

Széll A, Martínez-Bellver S, Hegedüs P, Hangya B (2020) OPETH: Open Source Solution for Real-time Peri-event Time Histogram Based on Open Ephys. Front Neuroinform, 14:21.

Király B, Hangya B (2020) Cartographers of the cognitive map: locus coeruleus is part of the guild. Neuron, 105:951-953.


Hegedüs P, Martínez-Bellver S, Hangya B (2019) Guardians of the learning gate. Nat Neurosci, 22:1747-1748


Solari N, Hangya B (2018) Cholinergic modulation of spatial learning, memory and navigation. Eur J Neurosci, 48:2199-2230.

Solari N*, Sviatkó K*, Laszlovszky T*, Hegedüs P*, Hangya B (2018) Open Source Tools for Temporally Controlled Rodent Behavior Suitable for Electrophysiology and Optogenetic Manipulations. Front Syst Neurosci 12:18.

Hangya B, Sanders JI, Kepecs A (2018) Limitations of the “Limitations of proposed signatures of Bayesian confidence”


Ma S, Hangya B, Leonard C, Wisden W, Gundlach AL (2017) Dual-transmitter systems regulating arousal, attention, learning and memory. Neurosci Biobehav Rev 85:21-33.

Sviatkó K, Hangya B (2017) Monitoring the Right Collection: The Central Cholinergic Neurons as an Instructive Example. Frontiers in Neural Circuits 11:31.


Sanders JI, Hangya B, Kepecs A (2016) Signatures of a statistical computation in the human sense of confidence. Neuron 90:499-506.

Hangya B, Sanders JI, Kepecs A (2016) A mathematical framework for statistical decision confidence. Preprint at http://biorxiv.org/content/early/2016/01/01/017400. Neural Networks 28:1840-1858.


Hangya B, Ranade SP, Lorenc M, Kepecs A (2015) Central cholinergic neurons are rapidly recruited by reinforcement feedback. Cell, 162:1155–1168.

Hangya B, Kepecs A (2015) Vision: How to Train Visual Cortex to Predict Reward Time. Curr Biol 25:R490-492.

Giber K, Diana MA, Plattner V, Dugué GP, Bokor H, Rousseau CV, Maglóczky M, Havas L, Hangya B, Wildner H, Zeilhofer HU, Dieudonné S, Acsády L (2015) A subcortical inhibitory signal for behavioral arrest in the thalamus. Nature Neuroscience 18:562-568.


Rovó Z, Mátyás F, Barthó P, Slézia A, Lecci S, Pellegrini C, Astori S, Dávid C, Hangya B, Lüthi A, Acsády L (2014) Phasic, Nonsynaptic GABA-A Receptor-Mediated Inhibition Entrains Thalamocortical Oscillations. J Neurosci 34:7137-7147.

Hangya B, Pi HJ, Kvitsiani D, Ranade SP, Kepecs A (2014) From circuit motifs to computations: mapping the behavioral repertoire of cortical interneurons. Curr Opin Neurobiol 26C:117-124.

Groh A*, Bokor H*, Mease RA, Plattner VM, Hangya B, Stroh A, Deschenes M, Acsády L (2014) Convergence of cortical and sensory driver inputs on single thalamocortical cells. Cerebral Cortex 24:3167-3179.


Poucet B, Sargolini F, Song EY, Hangya B, Fox SE, Muller RU (2013) Independence of landmark and self-motion guided navigation: a different role for grid cells. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 369:20130370

Pi HJ, Hangya B, Kvitsiani D, Sanders JI, Huang ZJ, Kepecs A (2013) Cortical interneurons that specialize in disinhibitory control. Nature 503:521-524.

Kvitsiani D*, Ranade S*, Hangya B, Taniguchi H, Huang JZ, Kepecs A (2013) Distinct behavioural and network correlates of two interneuron types in prefrontal cortex. Nature 498:363-366.

Ranade S*, Hangya B*, Kepecs A (2013) Multiple modes of phase locking between sniffing and whisking during active exploration. J Neurosci 33:8250-8256.
*, equal contribution


Lin H, Hangya B, Fox SE, Muller RU (2012) Repetitive convulsant-induced seizures reduce the number but not precision of hippocampal place cells. J Neurosci 32:4163-4178.


Hangya B, Tihanyi BT, Entz L, Fabó D, Erőss L, Wittner L, Jakus R, Varga V, Freund TF, Ulbert I (2011) Complex Propagation Patterns Characterize Human Cortical Activity during Slow-Wave Sleep. J Neurosci 31:8770-8779.

Czurkó A, Huxter J, Li Y, Hangya B, Muller RU (2011) Classification of interneurons in the hippocampal formation of freely moving rats. J Neurosci 31:2938-2947.

Slézia A*, Hangya B*, Ulbert I, Acsády L (2011) Phase advancement and nucleus-specific timing of thalamocortical activity during slow cortical oscillation. J Neurosci 31:607-617.
*, equal contribution


Stefanics G*, Hangya B*, Hernádi I, Winkler I, Lakatos P, Ulbert I (2010) Phase entrainment of human delta oscillations can mediate the effects of expectation on reaction speed. J Neurosci 30:13578-13585.
*, equal contribution

Hangya B, Li Y, Muller RU, Czurkó A (2010) Complementary spatial firing in place cell-interneuron pairs. J Physiol 588:4165-4175.


Varga V*, Losonczy A*, Zemelman BV, Borhegyi Z, Nyiri G, Domonkos A, Hangya B, Holderith N, Magee JC, Freund TF (2009) Fast Synaptic Subcortical Control of Hippocampal Circuits. Science 326:449-453.

Hangya B, Borhegyi Z, Szilágyi N, Freund TF, Varga V (2009) GABAergic neurons of the medial septum lead the hippocampal network during theta activity. J Neurosci 29:8094-8102.


Varga V, Hangya B, Kránitz K, Ludányi A, Zemankovics R, Katona I, Shigemoto R, Freund TF, Borhegyi Z (2008) The presence of pacemaker HCN channels identifies theta rhythmic GABAergic neurons in the medial septum. J Physiol 586:3893-915.