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Peer Review Status: Refereed
Title: Spatial cognition: A Tabula rasa for the sense of direction
Authors: Dudchenko, Paul
Contact Email: p.a.dudchenko@stir.ac.uk
Issue Date: 16-Feb-2015
Publisher: Cell Press
Citation: Dudchenko P (2015) Spatial cognition: A Tabula rasa for the sense of direction, Current Biology, 25 (4), pp. R143-R144.
Abstract: Two recent studies have shown that neurons which fire in a compass-like way – head direction cells – are present before rat pups open their eyes. Upon eye opening, the firing direction of these cells is anchored rapidly to visual landmarks.
Type: Journal Article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/21650
DOI Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2014.12.054
Rights: Publisher policy allows this work to be made available in this repository. Published in Current Biology, Volume 25, Issue 4, 16 February 2015, Pages R143–R144 by Cell Press. The original publication is available at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960982214016571
Affiliation: Psychology

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