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Background synaptic activity in rat entorhinal cortex shows a progressively greater dominance of inhibition over excitation from deep to superficial layers (2014)
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Jones, R. S. G., Greenhill, S. D., Chamberlain, S. E. L., Lench, A., Massey, P. V., Yuill, K. H., …Dickson, C. T. (2014). Background synaptic activity in rat entorhinal cortex shows a progressively greater dominance of inhibition over excitation from deep to superficial layers. PLoS ONE, 9(1), https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0085125

The entorhinal cortex (EC) controls hippocampal input and output, playing major roles in memory and spatial navigation. Different layers of the EC subserve different functions and a number of studies have compared properties of neurones across layers... Read More about Background synaptic activity in rat entorhinal cortex shows a progressively greater dominance of inhibition over excitation from deep to superficial layers.