A History of Corollary Discharge: Contributions of Mormyrid Weakly Electric Fish

@article{Fukutomi2020AHO,
  title={A History of Corollary Discharge: Contributions of Mormyrid Weakly Electric Fish},
  author={Matasaburo Fukutomi and Bruce A. Carlson},
  journal={Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience},
  year={2020},
  volume={14}
}
Corollary discharge is an important brain function that allows animals to distinguish external from self-generated signals, which is critical to sensorimotor coordination. Since discovery of the concept of corollary discharge in 1950, neuroscientists have sought to elucidate underlying neural circuits and mechanisms. Here, we review a history of neurophysiological studies on corollary discharge and highlight significant contributions from studies using African mormyrid weakly electric fish… Expand
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