A Dedicated Population for Reward Coding in the Hippocampus

Jeffrey L. Gauthier, David W. Tank

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Abstract

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
JournalNeuron
Volume99
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 11 2018

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Neuroscience(all)

Keywords

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

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