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Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience

Our brain is our most complex and fascinating organ. Our brain is responsible for everything we do, think and experience. What mechanisms lie hidden within those one hundred billion nerve cells, linked by one hundred thousand kilometers of connections? The scientists of the Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience are working to answer these questions.

Publications

Roelfsema Group

X. Chen, F. Wang, E. Fernandez, P.R. Roelfsema Shape perception via a high-channel-count neuroprosthesis in monkey visual cortex. Science 370 (2020) 1191-1196

De Zeeuw Group

C.I. De Zeeuw Bidirectional learning in upbound and downbound microzones of the cerebellum. Nature Reviews Neuroscience (2020)

Lohmann Group

P.P. Maldonado, A. Nuno-Perez, J.H. Kirchner, E. Hammock, J. Gjorgjieva, C. Lohmann Oxytocin Shapes Spontaneous Activity Patterns in the Developing Visual Cortex by Activating Somatostatin Interneurons. Current Biology (2020) Download

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