Steinberg EE*, Keiflin R*, Boivin JR, Witten IB, Deisseroth K, Janak PH.  A causal link between prediction errors, dopamine neurons and learning. Nat Neurosci. 2013 May 26. doi: 10.1038/nn.3413. 

Tye KM, Mirzabekov JJ, Warden MR, Ferenczi EA, Tsai HC, Finkelstein J, Kim SY, Adhikari A, Thompson KR, Andalman AS, Gunaydin LA, Witten IB, Deisseroth K. Dopamine neurons modulate neural encoding and expression of depression-related behavior. Nature. 2012. Dec 12. doi: 10.1038/nature11740.

Witten IB*, Steinberg E*, Lee SY, Davidson TJ, Zalocusky KA, Brodsky M, Yizhar O, Cho SL, Gong S, Ramakrishnan C, Stuber GD, Tye K, Janak P, Deisseroth K.  Recombinase-driver rat lines: tools, techniques, and optogenetic application to dopamine-mediated reinforcement. Neuron. 2011 Dec 8;72(5):721-33.  
    Reviewed by F1000 and spotlighted in Nature Rev Neuro.
Anikeeva P*, Andalman AS*, Witten IB, Warden MR, Goshen I, Grosenick L, Gunaydin LA, Frank LM, Deisseroth K. Optetrode: a multichannel readout for optogenetic control in freely moving mice. Nature Neuroscience. 2011 Dec 4. doi: 10.1038/nn.2992.

Witten IB*, Lin SC*, Brodsky M*, Prakash R*, Diester I, Anikeeva P, Gradinaru V, Ramakrishnan C, Deisseroth K. Cholinergic interneurons control local circuit activity and cocaine conditioning. Science. 2010 Dec 17;330(6011):1677-81.
    Reviewed by F1000 here and here.  

Witten IB, Knudsen PF, Knudsen EI. A dominance hierarchy of auditory spatial cues in barn owls. PLoS One. 2010 Apr 28;5(4):e10396.

Witten IB, Knudsen EI, Sompolinsky H.  A Hebbian learning rule mediates asymmetric plasticity in aligning sensory representations. J Neurophysiology. 2008 Aug;100(2):1067-79. Epub 2008 Jun 4.

Witten IB*, Bergan JF*, Knudsen EI. Dynamic shifts in the owl's auditory space map predict moving sound location. Nature Neuroscience. 2006 Nov;9(11):1439-45. Epub 2006 Oct 1.

Witten IB, Knudsen EI. Why seeing is believing: merging auditory and visual worlds. Neuron. 2005 Nov 3;48(3):489-96.