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.
Human reaching control in dynamic environments
Kalidindi HT, Crevecoeur F
Curr Opin Neurobiol 83:102810
Pre-neuronal biomechanical filtering modulates and diversifies whole-hand tactile encoding
Tummala N, Reardon G, Dandu B, Shao Y, Saal HP, Visell Y
How to teach this paper: ‘Neural population dynamics during reaching,’ by Churchland & Cunningham et al. (2012)
Being a bit frequentist improves Bayesian neural networks
Kristiadi A, Hein M, Hennig P
Neural mechanisms for executive control of speed-accuracy trade-off
Reppert TR, Heitz RP, Schall JD
Cell Rep 42:113422
Vectorized instructive signals in cortical dendrites during a brain-computer interface task
Francioni V, Tang VD, Brown NJ, Toloza EHS, Harnett M
Live birth of chimeric monkey with high contribution from embryonic stem cells
Cao J et al.
Future movement plans interact in sequential arm movements
Kashefi M, Reschechtko S, Ariani G, Shahbazi M, Tan A, Diedrichsen J, Pruszynski JA
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.