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Grid cells map the visual world

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Neuroimaging studies of human entorhinal cortex activity revealed 60-degree spatial periodicity, a hallmark of grid cells, as gaze movements were made throughout the visual field. This activity may serve as a framework for organizing visuospatial memory.

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  1. Department of Neurosurgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

    • Nathaniel J. Killian
  2. Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Washington Medical School and Washington National Primate Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA

    • Elizabeth A. Buffalo

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