The significance of memory in sensory cortex

Muckli, L. and Petro, L. S. (2017) The significance of memory in sensory cortex. Trends in Neurosciences, 40(5), pp. 255-256. (doi: 10.1016/j.tins.2017.03.004) (PMID:28363477) (PMCID:PMC5421742)

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Early sensory cortex is typically investigated in response to sensory stimulation, masking the contribution of internal signals. Recently, van Kerkoerle and colleagues reported that attention and memory signals segregate from sensory signals within specific layers of primary visual cortex, providing insight into the role of internal signals in sensory processing.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Petro, Dr Lucy and Muckli, Professor Lars
Authors: Muckli, L., and Petro, L. S.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > School of Psychology & Neuroscience
Journal Name:Trends in Neurosciences
Publisher:Elsevier (Cell Press)
ISSN (Online):1878-108X
Published Online:28 March 2017
Copyright Holders:Copyright © 2017 The Authors
First Published:First published in Trends in Neurosciences 40(5):255-256
Publisher Policy:Reproduced under a Creative Commons License

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