Turning heads to remember places.

Turning heads to remember places.

Dupret D, Csicsvari J
Scientific Abstract:
By eliciting a natural exploratory behavior in rats, head scanning, a study reveals that hippocampal place cells form new, stable firing fields in those locations where the behavior has just occurred.
Publication Year: 
2014
Citation:
2014. Nat. Neurosci., 17(5): 643-4.