Interneurons of the neocortical inhibitory system

@article{Markram2004InterneuronsOT,
  title={Interneurons of the neocortical inhibitory system},
  author={Henry Markram and Maria Toledo-Rodriguez and Yun Wang and Anirudh Gupta and Gilad Silberberg and Caizhi Wu},
  journal={Nature Reviews Neuroscience},
  year={2004},
  volume={5},
  pages={793-807}
}
Mammals adapt to a rapidly changing world because of the sophisticated cognitive functions that are supported by the neocortex. The neocortex, which forms almost 80% of the human brain, seems to have arisen from repeated duplication of a stereotypical microcircuit template with subtle specializations for different brain regions and species. The quest to unravel the blueprint of this template started more than a century ago and has revealed an immensely intricate design. The largest obstacle is… 

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