" ... Here we show that adding a separate population
of inhibitory neurons to a spiking model of V1 provides conformance to Dale’s Law, proposes a computational role for at least one class
of interneurons, and accounts for certain observed physiological properties in V1. ... "
King PD, Zylberberg J, DeWeese MR (2013) Inhibitory interneurons decorrelate excitatory cells to drive sparse code formation in a spiking model of V1. J Neurosci 33:5475-85 [PubMed]