A Dedicated Population for Reward Coding in the Hippocampus

Jeffrey L. Gauthier, David W. Tank

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Gauthier and Tank use in vivo imaging to identify a small population of CA1 and subiculum neurons specialized for encoding reward location. The same cells are active near multiple reward sites in one environment and even across environments during global remapping.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)179-193.e7
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jul 11 2018

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Neuroscience(all)


  • CA1
  • hippocampus
  • navigation
  • place cells
  • place fields
  • reward
  • subiculum
  • virtual reality

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