The population tracking model:a simple, scalable statistical model for neural population data

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O'Donnell, Cian ; Goncalves, J Tiago ; Whiteley, Nick P ; Portera-Cailliau, Carlos ; Sejnowski, Terrence J (2017)
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Journal: volume 29, pages 50-93 (issn: 0899-7667)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5712479, doi: 10.1101/064717, doi: 10.1162/NECO_a_00910
  • Subject: bepress|Life Sciences|Biology | bepress|Life Sciences|Neuroscience and Neurobiology | /dk/atira/pure/researchoutput/pubmedpublicationtype/D016428 | Journal Article | Article

Our understanding of neural population coding has been limited by a lack of analysis methods to characterize spiking data from large populations. The biggest challenge comes from the fact that the number of possible network activity patterns scales exponentially with th... View more