Time-Keeping Brain Neurons

December 2009
Science Teacher;Dec2009, Vol. 76 Issue 9, p16
Academic Journal
The article discusses research on time-keeping brain neurons. The study was conducted by a team of researchers that includes Dezhe Jin, assistant professor of physics at Pennsylvania State University and two neuroscientists from the RIK-EN Brain Science Institute in Japan and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The researchers found that such neurons are located in the prefrontal cortex and the striatum.


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