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Cholinergic neurons in the basal forebrain enable alert and attending brain states. A study now shows how basal forebrain activity increases coding abilities of cortical neurons and at what stages these changes occur.

Publication metadata

Author(s): Thiele A

Publication type: Editorial

Publication status: Published

Journal: Nature Neuroscience

Year: 2009

Volume: 12

Issue: 11

Pages: 1359-1360

ISSN (print): 1097-6256

ISSN (electronic): 1546-1726

Publisher: Nature Publishing Group


DOI: 10.1038/nn1109-1359