Laminar analysis of excitatory circuits in vibrissal motor and sensory cortex (Hooks et al. 2011)

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"... We mapped local excitatory pathways in each area (primary motor cortex (vM1), primary somatosensory cortex (vS1; barrel cortex), and secondary somatosensory cortex (S2)) across all cortical layers using glutamate uncaging and laser scanning photostimulation. We analyzed these maps to derive laminar connectivity matrices describing the average strengths of pathways between individual neurons in different layers and between entire cortical layers. ..."
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1 . Hooks BM, Hires SA, Zhang YX, Huber D, Petreanu L, Svoboda K, Shepherd GM (2011) Laminar analysis of excitatory local circuits in vibrissal motor and sensory cortical areas. PLoS Biol 9:e1000572 [PubMed]
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Model Type: Realistic Network;
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Cell Type(s): Neocortex V1 pyramidal corticothalamic L6 cell; Neocortex U1 pyramidal intratelencephalic L2-6 cell;
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Simulation Environment: MATLAB;
Model Concept(s): Activity Patterns; Connectivity matrix; Laminar Connectivity;
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