Cooperative firing activity in simultaneously recorded populations of neurons: detection and measurement.

@article{Gerstein1985CooperativeFA,
  title={Cooperative firing activity in simultaneously recorded populations of neurons: detection and measurement.},
  author={George L. Gerstein and Donald H. Perkel and Judith E. Dayhoff},
  journal={The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience},
  year={1985},
  volume={5 4},
  pages={881-9}
}
Recent advances in techniques for chronic recording from multiple extracellular microelectrodes allow simultaneous observation of firings of substantial populations of neurons. We describe a new conceptual representation of cooperative behavior within the observed neuronal population. This representation leads to a new technique for detecting and studying functional neuronal assemblies that are characterized by temporally related firing patterns. The representation may be applied to both… CONTINUE READING

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