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Science Fiction, Serendipity and Interneuron Specification: A Conversation with Dr. Gordon J. Fishell - Knowing Neurons
It is easy to assume that if a car has a gas pedal, it needs to have brakes, and similarly, if our brain has excitatory neurons, it needs inhibition too. For a long time, the field of neuroscience had thought of inhibitory interneurons as the “brakes” of the…