Science Daily: The brain’s GPS has a buddy system

| Posted in Brain Education, Brain Health, Brain Research

Brain cells that reflect self position relative to others have been identified in the rat hippocampus. Sometimes these representations are processed jointly by the same cells, depending on a rat’s goals and actions. This discovery deepens our understanding of the hippocampus and its role as the brain’s positioning system. (January 11, 2018)

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