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Basal Ganglia

Neural Population Computing: Parellel Distributed Processing, the Basal Ganglia, and Evolution

Congratulations Dr. Stephen Nadeau, on the publication of “Neural Population Computing: Parellel Distributed Processing, the Basal Ganglia, and Evolution,” in the Journal of Experimental Neurology.   Abstract Representations in the central nervous system are population encoded. Understanding the computational processes subserved by pools of cortical and connected subcortical neurons constitutes…

Multimodal Neuroimaging and Behavioral Assessment of SNCA Polymorphism rs356219 in Older Adults

Congratulations Drs.Okun and Vaillancourt on the publication of “Multimodal Neuroimaging and Behavioral Assessment of SNCA Polymorphism rs356219 in Older Adults,” in the February 10th issue of┬áNeurobiology of Aging.   Abstract The single nucleotide polymorphism rs356219 in the ╬▒-synuclein (SNCA) gene has been shown to significantly contribute to an earlier age…