The landscape of neural manifolds underlying real-world motor behaviors

Conférence du Centre de recherche CERVO
Date & Time: 
Friday, May 24, 2024 - 11:00
Speaker: 
Xuan Ma
Affiliation: 

Northwestern University

Description: 

Most monkey studies have examined only limited types of stereotypical movements in laboratory settings. To obtain a more comprehensive view of neural population activity, we trained monkeys to perform tasks both in a traditional laboratory environment and in a large plastic cage, using wireless techniques to gather extensive neural recordings. Employing effective computational tools, we identified significant clustering patterns in these recordings, revealing an organized landscape of neural manifolds across various real-world motor behaviors. 

Room: 
F-1455
Location: 
Centre de recherche CERVO Brain Research Centre, 2601, de la Canardière Québec (Québec) CANADA G1J 2G3

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