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Sensation during Active Behaviors

Busse, L; Cardin, JA; Chiappe, ME; Halassa, MM; McGinley, MJ; Yamashita, T; Saleem, AB; (2017) Sensation during Active Behaviors. The Journal of Neuroscience , 37 (45) pp. 10826-10834. 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1828-17.2017.

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A substantial portion of our sensory experience happens during active behaviors such as walking around or paying attention. How do sensory systems work during such behaviors? Neural processing in sensory systems can be shaped by behavior in multiple ways ranging from a modulation of responsiveness or sharpening of tuning to a dynamic change of response properties or functional connectivity. Here, we review recent findings on the modulation of sensory processing during active behaviors in different systems: insect vision, rodent thalamus, and rodent sensory cortices. We discuss the circuit-level mechanisms that might lead to these modulations and their potential role in sensory function. Finally, we highlight the open questions and future perspectives of this exciting new field.

Type: Article
Title: Sensation during Active Behaviors
Location: United States
DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1828-17.2017
Publisher version: https://doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1828-17.2017
Language: English
Additional information: This version is the version of record. For information on re-use, please refer to the publisher’s terms and conditions.
Keywords: Brain state, locomotion, remapping, sensory coding, state-dependent processing, task-dependent processing
UCL classification: UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences
UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Brain Sciences
UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Brain Sciences > Psychology and Language Sciences (Division of) > Experimental Psychology
URI: http://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/id/eprint/10035280
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