Computational Strategy in the Premotor Cortex of the Monkey: A Neural Network Model

  • Paolo Del Giudice
  • Emilio Merlo Pich
  • Giacomo Rizzolatti
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 263)

Abstract

Experimental data obtained through single cell recording of neurons in the premotor cortex of monkeys during goal-directed motor acts show a remarkable correlation between the firing of given neurons and specific characteristics of the movement.

Keywords

Receptive Field Object Space Hide Unit Premotor Cortex Space Location 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paolo Del Giudice
    • 1
  • Emilio Merlo Pich
    • 2
  • Giacomo Rizzolatti
    • 3
  1. 1.Istituto Superiore di SanitàLaboratorio di Fisica INFN - SezioneSanità RomaItaly
  2. 2.Istituto di Fisiologia UmanaUniversità di ModenaItaly
  3. 3.Istituto di Fisiologia UmanaUniversità di ParmaItaly

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