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The Brain's GPS System Holds Clues To Schizophrenia And A Unifying Theory Of Mind
Forbes
Format: Magazine Article
Publication Year: 2019
Source ID: shanti-sources-39411
Collection: Theory of Mind
Abstract: A new study out today in Neuron shows how a type of brain cell–VIP cells–affects navigation through our physical world as well as navigation through our memories. The delicate interplay between VIP cells and their neural cohorts may shine a spotlight on serious neuropsychiatric disorders as well as a unifying theory of mind (how the experience of your mental life corresponds to your brain activity).