Reading List 84


September 4, 2020

Here are the articles that we have been reading this week.

—Paul, Andrew & Jörn


The influence of temporal predictability on express visuomotor responses
Contemori S, Loeb GE, Corneil BD, Wallis G, Carroll TJ
bioRxiv:2020.08.28.269449 (2020)


Somatosensory target information is used for reaching but not for saccadic eye movements
Goettker A, Fiehler K, Voudouris D
J Neurophysiol (2020)


Brain Activity Reveals Multiple Motor-Learning Mechanisms in a Real-World Task
Haar S, Faisal AA
Front Hum Neurosci 14:354 (2020)


Somatosensory Cortex of Macaque Monkeys is Designed for Opposable Thumb
Lazar L, Chand P, Rajan R, Mohammed H, Jain N
bioRxiv:2020.08.31.261115 (2020)


Intact tactile detection yet biased tactile localization in a hand-centered frame of reference: Evidence from a dissociation
Liu Y, O’Neal A, Rafal RD, Medina J
Neuropsychologia 147:107585 (2020)


Corticospinal neurons encode complex motor signals that are broadcast to dichotomous striatal circuits
Nelson A, Abdelmesih B, Costa RM
bioRxiv:2020.08.31.275180 (2020)


Sequential Reaching Task for the Study of Motor Skills in Monkeys
Ohbayashi M, Picard N
Bio-protocol 10:e3719–e3719 (2020)


Polarity of uncertainty representation during exploration and exploitation in ventromedial prefrontal cortex
Trudel N, Scholl J, Klein-Flügge MC, Fouragnan E, Tankelevitch L, Wittmann MK, Rushworth MFS
Nat Hum Behav (2020)


Dual contributions of cerebellar-thalamic networks to learning and offline consolidation of a complex motor task
Varani AP, Sala RW, Mailhes-Hamon C, Frontera JL, Léna C, Popa D
bioRxiv:2020.08.27.270330 (2020)


Arm movements induced by noninvasive optogenetic stimulation of the motor cortex in the common marmoset
Ebina T, Obara K, Watakabe A, Masamizu Y, Terada S-I, Matoba R, Takaji M, Hatanaka N, Nambu A, Mizukami H, Yamamori T, Matsuzaki M
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 116:22844–22850 (2019)


Theoretical musings
Marder E
Elife 9 (2020)


Please keep in mind that the appearance of a paper on our reading list should not necessarily be considered an endorsement of the work unless of course we explicitly endorse it, for example in a blurb. As always, please read papers with a critical eye.