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Research on largest network of cortical neurons to date published in Nature

28 March 2016

An international team of researchers, led by R. Clay Reid (Allen Institute for Brain Science), Wei Chung Allen Lee (Harvard Medical School) and Vincent Bonin (NERF) has published the largest network to date of connections between neurons in the cortex, where high-level processing occurs, and has revealed several crucial elements of how networks in the brain are organized.

To check out the press release of the Allen Institute for Brain Science, please click here.  

Publication: Lee WC, Bonin V, Reed M, Graham BJ, Hood G, Glattfelder K, Reid RC, “Anatomy and function of an excitatory network in the visual cortex”, Nature, (2016)

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