- Synaptic activity and the construction of cortical circuitsL C Katz
Howard Hughes Medical Institute and the Department of Neurobiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Science 274:1133-8. 1996..The sequential combination of spontaneously generated and experience-dependent neural activity endows the brain with an ongoing ability to accommodate to dynamically changing inputs during development and throughout life...
- Development of cortical circuits: lessons from ocular dominance columnsLawrence C Katz
Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Department of Neurobiology, Box 3209, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
Nat Rev Neurosci 3:34-42. 2002..These observations indicate that the initial establishment of cortical functional architecture, and its subsequent plasticity during the critical period, are distinct developmental phases that might reflect distinct mechanisms...