Skip navigation
Skip navigation

A comparison of neuronal and behavioral detection and discrimination performances in rat whisker system

Adibi, Mehdi; Arabzadeh, Ehsan

Description

We used the rat whisker touch as a model system to investigate the correlation between the response function of cortical neurons and the behavior of rats in a sensory detection versus discrimination task. The rat whisker–barrel system is structurally well characterized and represents one of the main channels through which rodents collect information about the environment. In experiment 1, we recorded neuronal activity (n = 235) in the whisker area of the rat somatosensory cortex in anesthetized...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011-01-01
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/12119
Source: Journal of Neurophysiology 105.1 (2011): 356-365
DOI: 10.1152/jn.00794.2010

Download

There are no files associated with this item.


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

Updated:  12 November 2018/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator