Thalamo-cortical communication, glutamatergic neurotransmission and neural oscillations: A unique window into the origins of ScZ?

@article{Pratt2017ThalamocorticalCG,
  title={Thalamo-cortical communication, glutamatergic neurotransmission and neural oscillations: A unique window into the origins of ScZ?},
  author={Judith A. Pratt and Neil Dawson and Brain J. Morris and Tineke Grent-'t-Jong and Frederic Roux and Peter J. Uhlhaas},
  journal={Schizophrenia Research},
  year={2017},
  volume={180},
  pages={4-12}
}
The thalamus has recently received renewed interest in systems-neuroscience and schizophrenia (ScZ) research because of emerging evidence highlighting its important role in coordinating functional interactions in cortical-subcortical circuits. Moreover, higher cognitive functions, such as working memory and attention, have been related to thalamo-cortical interactions, providing a novel perspective for the understanding of the neural substrate of cognition. The current review will support this… Expand
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