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Hippocampal Cells Help Rats Think Ahead

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Science  09 Nov 2007:
Vol. 318, Issue 5852, pp. 900
DOI: 10.1126/science.318.5852.900

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In the 7 November issue of The Journal of Neuroscience, neuroscientists use electrodes implanted into the brains of rats to capture, on the scale of single neurons, rodents thinking ahead about their routes in a maze.