Spatio-temporal correlations and visual signalling in a complete neuronal population

@article{Pillow2008SpatiotemporalCA,
  title={Spatio-temporal correlations and visual signalling in a complete neuronal population},
  author={Jonathan W. Pillow and Jonathon Shlens and L. Paninski and A. Sher and A. Litke and E. Chichilnisky and Eero P. Simoncelli},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2008},
  volume={454},
  pages={995-999}
}
Statistical dependencies in the responses of sensory neurons govern both the amount of stimulus information conveyed and the means by which downstream neurons can extract it. Although a variety of measurements indicate the existence of such dependencies, their origin and importance for neural coding are poorly understood. Here we analyse the functional significance of correlated firing in a complete population of macaque parasol retinal ganglion cells using a model of multi-neuron spike… Expand
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