More than 20 trainees and PIs from the Sensorimotor Superlab at Western University contribute to this reading list. Here are the articles that have interested us this week.
The laminar pattern of proprioceptive activation in human primary motor cortex
Knudsen L, Guo F, Huang J, Blicher JU, Lund TE, Zhou Y, Zhang P, Yang Y
Neural population dynamics reveals disruption of spinal sensorimotor computations during electrical stimulation of sensory afferents
Secerovic NK et al.
Dynamic spinal reflex adaptation during locomotor adaptation
Refy O et al.
J Neurophysiol 130:1008–1014
Vagal sensory neurons mediate the Bezold-Jarisch reflex and induce syncope
Lovelace JW et al.
Neural signal propagation atlas of Caenorhabditis elegans
Randi F, Sharma AK, Dvali S, Leifer AM
Early selection of task-relevant features through population gating
Barbosa J, Proville R, Rodgers CC, DeWeese MR, Ostojic S, Boubenec Y
Nat Commun 14:6837
Sleep consolidation potentiates skill maintenance
Solano A, Lerner G, Griffa G, Deleglise A, Caffaro P, Riquelme L, Perez-Chada D, Della-Maggiore V
Computational mechanism underlying switching of motor actions
Zhong S, Pouratian N, Christopoulos V
Cortical network and projection neuron types that articulate serial order in a skilled motor behavior
Li Y, An X, Qian Y, Xu XH, Zhao S, Mohan H, Bachschmid-Romano L, Brunel N, Whishaw IQ, Huang ZJ
Discovering individual-specific gait signatures from data-driven models of neuromechanical dynamics
Winner TS, Rosenberg MC, Kesar TM, Ting LH, Berman GJ
Mechanical stimulation of human hair follicle outer root sheath cultures activates adjacent sensory neurons
Agramunt J et al.
Sci Adv 9:eadh3273
How deep is the brain? The shallow brain hypothesis
Suzuki M, Pennartz CMA, Aru J
Nat Rev Neurosci
Durability of Motor Learning by Observing
Mangos N, Forgaard CJ, Gribble PL
You can look at an archive of our previous posts here: https://superlab.ca
Articles appear on this list because they caught our eye, but their appearance here is not necessarily an endorsement of the work. We hope that you find something on this list you might not otherwise have come across—but, as always, please read with a critical eye.