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by erickulcyk
Thu Oct 11, 2012 7:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When do grid cells fire?
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When do grid cells fire?

Hello, I was reading the wikipedia page on grid cells, and I was a little confused on their function. First, how are grid cells structured (many or few dendrite, long or short dendrite/axon, etc..)? Also, it wasn't clear if,say, someone with no motor input would trigger these cells. For instance, if...
by erickulcyk
Sun Sep 16, 2012 4:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do PFC Memory neutrons form latches
Replies: 1
Views: 2127

Do PFC Memory neutrons form latches

Hello, I just learned from this paper, neuron activity related to short-term memory, that some neurons in the pre-frontal cortex fire rapidly in the cue phase of an experiment and not during the delay. Others fire during the delay and not during cue. Others fire during both. I also read that these n...