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Original languageEnglish
Article numberO11
JournalBMC Neuroscience
IssueSupp 1
Publication statusPublished - 21 Jul 2014


Neurons adapt rapidly the slope, also known as gain, of their input-output function to time-varying conditions. Gain modulation is a prominent mechanism in many brain processes, such as auditory processing and attention scaling of orientation tuning curves.


Abstract from the 23rd Annual Computational Neuroscience Meeting: CNS 2014. © 2014 Bampasakis et al; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. The Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication waiver ( applies to the data made available in this article, unless otherwise stated

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