Monitoring neural activity across the entire brain in worms as they drift into slumber could bring insight into the purpose of sleep.
Face-processing neurons seem to use linear algebra, representing faces as vectors in a 50-dimensional vector space.
Each month, SCGB scans PubMed for interesting papers from the SCGB community and beyond.
Each month, SCGB scans the bioRxiv for interesting papers from the SCGB community and beyond.
The discovery of a new kind of neuron in the bird brain reveals a potential mechanism for controlling variation in zebra finch song.