Brainmaps

This comic explains one of the neuroscience experiments which lead to the discovery of place cells and the associated maps, for which John O’Keefe was awarded the 2014 Nobel prize in Medicine and Physiology. While several explanatory videos were created after the Nobel prize announcement, the linear structure of time-based media limits the communication of the complex process.

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By: Matteo Farinella

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