Experience-dependent trends in CA1 theta and slow gamma rhythms in freely behaving mice.

  title={Experience-dependent trends in CA1 theta and slow gamma rhythms in freely behaving mice.},
  author={Brian J. Gereke and Alexandra J Mably and Laura Lee Colgin},
  journal={Journal of neurophysiology},
  volume={119 2},
CA1 place cells become more anticipatory with experience, an effect thought to be caused by NMDA receptor-dependent plasticity in the CA3-CA1 network. Theta (~5-12 Hz), slow gamma (~25-50 Hz), and fast gamma (~50-100 Hz) rhythms are thought to route spatial information in the hippocampal formation and to coordinate place cell ensembles. Yet, it is unknown whether these rhythms exhibit experience-dependent changes concurrent with those observed in place cells. Slow gamma rhythms are thought to… 

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