Neural odometry: the discrete charm of the entorhinal cortex

Jeffery, K. J. (2013) Neural odometry: the discrete charm of the entorhinal cortex. Current Biology, 23(5), R204-R206. (doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2013.01.019) (PMID:23473564)

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A recent study finds that the grid reference system in entorhinal cortex, used for computing distances during self-localization, has a discretized and modular organization. This has implications both for how the system develops and also for how it functions.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Jeffery, Professor Kate
Authors: Jeffery, K. J.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > School of Psychology & Neuroscience
Journal Name:Current Biology
Publisher:Elsevier (Cell Press)
ISSN (Online):1879-0445

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