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SPySort: Neuronal Spike Sorting with Python

@article{Pouzat2014SPySortNS,
  title={SPySort: Neuronal Spike Sorting with Python},
  author={Christophe Pouzat and Georgios Detorakis},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2014},
  volume={abs/1412.6383}
}
Extracellular recordings with multi-electrode arrays is one of the basic tools of contemporary neuroscience. These recordings are mostly used to monitor the activities, understood as sequences of emitted action potentials, of many individual neurons. But the raw data produced by extracellular recordings are most commonly a mixture of activities from several neurons. In order to get the activities of the individual contributing neurons, a pre-processing step called spike sorting is required. We… 

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