Neuroscience

Neuroscience

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    1. Neuroscience

    Rats emit aversive 44-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations during prolonged Pavlovian fear conditioning

    Krzysztof H. Olszyński, Rafał Polowy ... Robert K. Filipkowski
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    MotorNet: a Python toolbox for controlling differentiable biomechanical effectors with artificial neural networks

    Olivier Codol, Jonathan A. Michaels ... Paul L. Gribble
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    Prior information enhances tactile representation in primary somatosensory cortex

    Pegah Kassraian, Finn Rabe ... Nicole Wenderoth
    1. Neuroscience

    Astrocytic Neuroligins Are Not Required for Synapse Formation or a Normal Astrocyte Cytoarchitecture

    Samantha R. Golf, Justin H. Trotter ... Thomas C. Südhof
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    Human Attention during Goal-directed Reading Comprehension Relies on Task Optimization

    Jiajie Zou, Yuran Zhang ... Nai Ding
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    Targeted memory reactivation in human REM sleep elicits detectable reactivation

    Mahmoud EA Abdellahi, Anne CM Koopman ... Penelope A Lewis
    1. Developmental Biology
    2. Neuroscience

    Glial-dependent clustering of voltage-gated ion channels in Drosophila precedes myelin formation

    Simone Rey, Henrike Ohm ... Christian Klämbt
    Evolution of saltatory conductance is mirrored in fly development where glia-dependent clustering of voltage-gated ion channels precedes myelination.
    1. Neuroscience

    The impact of task context on predicting finger movements in a brain-machine interface

    Matthew J Mender, Samuel R Nason-Tomaszewski ... Cynthia A Chestek
    Task changes, like increased force production or altered posture, decrease the accuracy of brain-machine interfaces predicting intended finger movements, however, understanding how neural activity changes with the altered biomechanics of the task may provide insights for generalizable decoder development.

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  1. Christian Büchel
    University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
  2. Claude Desplan
    New York University, United States
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    K VijayRaghavan
    National Centre for Biological Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India
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