Neuroscience

Neuroscience

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Latest articles

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    A human subcortical network underlying social avoidance revealed by risky economic choices

    Johannes Schultz et al.
    The subjective value of engaging in human social situations, and amygdala and nucleus accumbens activation and their connectivity during social decision-making, vary with social anxiety traits.
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    Activity dynamics of amygdala GABAergic neurons during cataplexy of narcolepsy

    Ying Sun et al.
    Deep brain calcium imaging reveals the abnormal neuronal activity patterns of the amygdala GABAergic neurons in an animal model of human sleep disorder narcolepsy.
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    Metacontrol of decision-making strategies in human aging

    Florian Bolenz et al.
    Older adults show reduced adaptation of decision-making strategies to dynamically changing situational demands.
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    Spinal V2b neurons reveal a role for ipsilateral inhibition in speed control

    Rebecca A Callahan et al.
    Two anatomically and genetically distinct subtypes of spinal V2b neurons provide inhibition onto motor circuits and serve as a brake on locomotor speed.
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    Brian 2, an intuitive and efficient neural simulator

    Marcel Stimberg et al.

Highlights

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    Remembering to choose the future

    Lesley K Fellows
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    Philosophy of Biology: Opportunity

    Perry Zurn, Danielle S Bassett

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  1. Richard Aldrich
    Richard Aldrich
    The University of Texas at Austin, United States
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    The University of Texas at Austin, Center for Learning and Memory, United States
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    University of California, Berkeley, United States
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