Analysis of Firing Patterns in Single Neurons

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Science  17 Jun 1960:
Vol. 131, Issue 3416, pp. 1811-1812
DOI: 10.1126/science.131.3416.1811


The use of a high-speed digital computer for investigation of neural firing patterns is described. The high sensitivity of the method permits detection of stimulus-response relations buried in a background of spontaneous activity.