The brain as a dynamic physical system

@article{McKenna1994TheBA,
  title={The brain as a dynamic physical system},
  author={Thomas McKenna and Teresa Mcmullen and Michael F. Shlesinger},
  journal={Neuroscience},
  year={1994},
  volume={60},
  pages={587-605}
}

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