Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Sublinear integration underlies binocular processing in primary visual cortex

Longordo, Fabio; To, Minh-Son; Ikeda, Kaori; Stuart, Greg J


Although we know much about the capacity of neurons to integrate synaptic inputs in vitro, less is known about synaptic integration in vivo. Here we address this issue by investigating the integration of inputs from the two eyes in mouse primary visual cortex. We find that binocular inputs to layer 2/3 pyramidal neurons are integrated sublinearly in an amplitude-dependent manner. Sublinear integration was greatest when binocular responses were largest, as occurs at the preferred orientation and...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2013-05-05
Type: Journal article
Source: Nature Neuroscience 16.6 (2013):714-725
DOI: 10.1038/nn.3394


File Description SizeFormat Image
LongordoetalSub-linearintegration2013.pdf10.77 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  20 July 2017/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator