Hallucinations and acetylcholine: Signal or noise?

Journal Article

The cholinergic system is a good candidate for the role of determining the relative weight given in cortical information processing to new sensory information versus prior knowledge. We discuss the physiological data supporting this, and suggest that this Bayesian perspective can easily be reconciled with the dynamical framework proposed by Behrendt & Young (B&Y).

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Disney, AA; Schultz, SR

Published Date

  • December 2004

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 27 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 790 - 791

Published By

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1469-1825

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0140-525X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1017/s0140525x0425018x


  • en