GABA-containing neurons in the septum control inhibitory interneurons in the hippocampus

  title={GABA-containing neurons in the septum control inhibitory interneurons in the hippocampus},
  author={Tam{\'a}s F. Freund and Miklos Antal},
The hippocampus, in particular the neocortex–hippocampus–neocortex circuit, is widely believed to be crucial in memory. Information flow in this circuit is strongly influenced by relatively sparse afferents derived from subcortical centres, such as the septum, involved in arousal, emotions and autonomic control. A powerful mechanism, by which numerically small inputs can produce profound effects, is feed-forward inhibition1, that is, the activation of local inhibitory interneurons, which, in… CONTINUE READING
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