Inactivating the activated: identifying functions of specific neural networks. Academic Article uri icon


  • Manipulation of the neurons required for a specific behavior can be difficult, but is required for proof of causality. A clever technique now allows inactivation of only the subset of neurons that have been recently active. 2009 Nature America, Inc.

published proceedings

  • Nat Neurosci

author list (cited authors)

  • Smith, R. J., & Aston-Jones, G.

citation count

  • 0

complete list of authors

  • Smith, Rachel J||Aston-Jones, Gary

publication date

  • January 2009