• 1591 Citations

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Research Interests

How rhythmic networks develop and produce movements of different speeds and intensities. By revealing common principles of organization, we hope to provide insights into disorders that affect our capacity to move, like Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy or spinal injury.

Education/Academic qualification

Neurobiology, PhD, University of St Andrews


Biology, BSc, University of St Andrews


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  • Research Output

    Integration of Swimming-Related Synaptic Excitation and Inhibition by olig21 Eurydendroid Neurons in Larval Zebrafish Cerebellum

    Harmon, T. C., McLean, D. L. & Raman, I. M., Apr 8 2020, In : Journal of Neuroscience. 40, 15, p. 3063-3074 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Central and peripheral innervation patterns of defined axial motor units in larval zebrafish

    Bello-Rojas, S., Istrate, A. E., Kishore, S. & McLean, D. L., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Comparative Neurology. 527, 15, p. 2557-2572 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 4 Scopus citations

    Hierarchical control of locomotion by distinct types of spinal V2a interneurons in zebrafish

    Menelaou, E. & McLean, D. L., Dec 1 2019, In : Nature communications. 10, 1, 4197.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 4 Scopus citations

    Reconciling the functions of even-skipped interneurons during crawling, swimming, and walking

    Jay, M. & McLean, D. L., Apr 2019, In : Current Opinion in Physiology. 8, p. 188-192 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • Integrated one- and two-photon scanned oblique plane illumination (SOPi) microscopy for rapid volumetric imaging

    Kumar, M., Kishore, S., Nasenbeny, J., McLean, D. L. & Kozorovitskiy, Y., May 14 2018, In : Optics Express. 26, 10, p. 13027-13041 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 8 Scopus citations