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    Neural Correlates and Reinstatement of Recent and Remote Memory: A Comparison Between Children and Young Adults

    Iryna Schommartz, Philip F Lembcke ... Yee Lee Shing
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    A robust brain network for sustained attention from adolescence to adulthood that predicts later substance use

    Yihe Weng, Johann Kruschwitz ... IMAGEN Consortium
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    Non-Hebbian plasticity transforms transient experiences into lasting memories

    Islam Faress, Valentina Khalil ... Sadegh Nabavi
    The process of transformation of a transient experience into a memory is neither restricted to the time of the experience nor to the synapses triggered by it, but it can be influenced by past and future events.
    1. Computational and Systems Biology
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    A synergistic workspace for human consciousness revealed by Integrated Information Decomposition

    Andrea I Luppi, Pedro AM Mediano ... Emmanuel A Stamatakis
    Anaesthesia and disorders of consciousness both reduce the capacity of the human brain to integrate information, specifically targeting interactions within a shared circuit of regions in the brain’s default network.
    1. Neuroscience

    An allocentric human odometer for perceiving distances on the ground plane

    Liu Zhou, Wei Wei ... Zijiang J He
    Fitting our terrestrial niche, the human visual system adopts a ground-based reference frame for spatial computation in concert with the attention, memory, and path-integration processes for space perception during self-motion.


    1. Neuroscience

    Decision time

    Qianli Yang
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    Connectomes: Mapping the fly nerve cord

    Anna Seggewisse, Michael Winding

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    Stanford University School of Medicine, United States
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    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Stanford University, United States
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    Harvard Medical School, Children's Hospital Boston, United States
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