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.