Inhibition Patterns the Whisking Rhythm

In this issue of Neuron, Deschenes et al. (2016) propose that rhythmic inhibition of whisker motor neurons is a key pattern generator underlying exploratory whisking. The inhibitory premotor neurons located in the brain-stem reticular formation are synchronized by breathing-related oscillators.


Published in:
Neuron, 90, 2, 211-213
Year:
2016
Publisher:
Cambridge, Cell Press
ISSN:
0896-6273
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