Visual circuits get the VIP treatment.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Behavioral state, specifically locomotion, has been shown to enhance sensory responses in primary visual cortex. In this issue of Cell, Fu et al. reveal the circuit elements that mediate this plasticity and suggest that these circuits may serve a general modulatory function across primary sensory areas.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Wilson, AM; Glickfeld, LL

Published Date

  • March 13, 2014

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 156 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 1123 - 1124

PubMed ID

  • 24630713

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1097-4172

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.cell.2014.02.043


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States