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SINAPSE experts from around Scotland have developed ten online modules designed to explain medical imaging. They are freely available and are intended for non-specialists.


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Parvalbumin-positive CA1 interneurons are required for spatial working but not for reference memory

Author(s): A. J. Murray, J. F. Sauer, G. Riedel, C. McClure, L. Ansel, L. Cheyne, M. Bartos, W. Wisden, P. Wulff

Abstract:
Parvalbumin-positive GABAergic interneurons in cortical circuits are hypothesized to control cognitive function. To test this idea directly, we functionally removed parvalbumin-positive interneurons selectively from hippocampal CA1 in mice. We found that parvalbumin-positive interneurons are dispensable for spatial reference, but are essential for spatial working memory.

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ISBN: 1546-1726 (Electronic) 1097-6256 (Linking)
Publication Year: 2011
Periodical: Nat Neurosci
Periodical Number: 3
Volume: 14
Pages: 297-9
Author Address: Institute of Medical Sciences, Foresterhill, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK.