Local remapping of place cell firing in the Tolman detour task

@article{Alvernhe2011LocalRO,
  title={Local remapping of place cell firing in the Tolman detour task},
  author={Alice Alvernhe and Etienne Save and Bruno Poucet},
  journal={European Journal of Neuroscience},
  year={2011},
  volume={33}
}
The existence of place cells, whose discharge is strongly related to a rat’s location in its environment, has led to the proposal that they form part of an integrated neural system dedicated to spatial navigation. It has been suggested that this system could represent space as a cognitive map, which is flexibly used by animals to plan new shortcuts or efficient detours. To further understand the relationships between hippocampal place cell firing and cognitive maps, we examined the discharge of… Expand
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