The significance of memory in sensory cortex

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Muckli, Lars ; Petro, Lucy S. (2017)
  • Publisher: Elsevier (Cell Press)
  • Journal: Trends in Neurosciences, volume 40, issue 5, pages 255-256 (issn: 0166-2236, eissn: 1878-108X)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5421742, doi: 10.1016/j.tins.2017.03.004
  • Subject: memory | prediction | Spotlight | sensory cortex
    mesheuropmc: education

Early sensory cortex is typically investigated in response to sensory stimulation, masking the contribution of internal signals. Recently, van Kerkoerle and colleagues reported that attention and memory signals segregate from sensory signals within specific layers of primary visual cortex, providing insight into the role of internal signals in sensory processing.
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