Linear combinations of primitives in vertebrate motor control.

  title={Linear combinations of primitives in vertebrate motor control.},
  author={F. A. Mussa-Ivaldi and S F Giszter and Emilio Bizzi},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America},
  volume={91 16},
Recent investigations on the spinalized frog have provided evidence suggesting that the neural circuits in the spinal cord are organized into a number of distinct functional modules. We have investigated the rule that governs the coactivation of two such modules. To this end, we have developed an experimental paradigm that involves the simultaneous… CONTINUE READING