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Neuroscience

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    Parallel visual circuitry in a basal chordate

    Matthew J Kourakis et al.
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    Neural activity in a hippocampus-like region of the teleost pallium is associated with active sensing and navigation

    Haleh Fotowat et al.
    Sparse firing in a hippocampus-like structure of the teleost telencephalon is linked to spatial navigation and active sensing.
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    A virtual burrow assay for head–fixed mice measures habituation, discrimination, exploration and avoidance without training

    Andrew JP Fink et al.
    A naturalistic assay for head-fixed mice permits observation of a diverse set of innate and learned behaviors without requiring any training.
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    Cerebellum: Sensing how to balance

    Fabrice Ango, Raphaël Dos Reis
    How does the inner ear communicate with the cerebellar cortex to maintain balance and posture?
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    Selective targeting of unipolar brush cell subtypes by cerebellar mossy fibers

    Timothy S Balmer, Laurence O Trussell
    Distinct inputs to the cerebellum make contact on specific subtypes of target neurons.
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    Associations between sounds and actions in early auditory cortex of nonhuman primates

    Ying Huang et al.
    Early auditory cortex of nonhuman primates represents associations between sounds and actions, in both spiking activity and local field potentials.
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    Reward prediction error does not explain movement selectivity in DMS-projecting dopamine neurons

    Rachel S Lee et al.
    Despite the fundamental relationship between movement and value, they are represented in a separable manner in dopamine neurons.

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    Cerebellum: Sensing how to balance

    Fabrice Ango, Raphaël Dos Reis
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    Locomotion: Building behaviors

    Claire Wyart, Vatsala Thirumalai

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