Category: Spatial Coordinate System

How does the brain implement allocentric-egocentric coordinate transformation to guide navigation behavior?

Joeri BG van Wijngaarden, Susanne S Babl, Hiroshi T Ito. Entorhinal-retrosplenial circuits for allocentric-egocentric transformation of boundary coding. Elife. 2020 Nov 3;9:e59816. doi: 10.7554/eLife.59816. PMID: 33138915.

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Spatial navigation requires landmark coding from two perspectives, relying on viewpoint-invariant

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Egocentric boundary vector tuning of the retrosplenial cortex

Andrew S. Alexander, Lucas C. Carstensen, James R. Hinman, Florian Raudies, G. William Chapman and Michael E. Hasselmo. Egocentric boundary vector tuning of the retrosplenial cortex. SCIENCE ADVANCES21 FEB 2020 : EAAZ2322

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“The retrosplenial cortex is reciprocally connected …

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How the brain performs spatial coordinate transforms for navigation?

Rolls, ET. Spatial coordinate transforms linking the allocentric hippocampal and egocentric parietal primate brain systems for memory, action in space, and navigation. Hippocampus. 2019; 1– 22. https://doi.org/10.1002/hipo.23171

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“A theory and model of spatial coordinate transforms in the dorsal …

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How does the brain process spatial coordinate system transformations?

Andrew Alexander, Lucas Carstensen, James Hinman, Florian Raudies, G. William Chapman, Michael Hasselmo. Egocentric boundary vector tuning of the retrosplenial cortex. bioRxiv 702712; doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/702712

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” The retrosplenial cortex is reciprocally connected with a majority of structures implicated …

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