The neural correlates of navigation beyond the hippocampus.

  title={The neural correlates of navigation beyond the hippocampus.},
  author={Julie R. Dumont and Jeffrey S. Taube},
  journal={Progress in brain research},
Navigation is a complex cognitive process that is vital for survival. The rodent hippocampus has long been implicated in spatial memory and navigation. Following the discovery of place cells, found in the hippocampus, a variety of other spatially tuned neural correlates of navigation have been found in a widely distributed network that is both anatomically… CONTINUE READING