New role for immature brain neurons in the dentate gyrus identified

Posted by on April 20, 2016 12:39 pm
Categories: health

Researchers present data and a simple statistical network model that describe an unanticipated property of newly formed, immature neurons in the dentate gyrus. The model resolves a seeming paradox in one of the most intriguing areas of the brain, how immature granule cells in the dentate gyrus appear able to enhance pattern separation.

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