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Neurons That Update Representations of the Future

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Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
JournalTrends in Cognitive Sciences
Early online date11 Jun 2018
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 11 Jun 2018


A recent article shows that the brain automatically estimates the probabilities of possible future actions before it has even received all the information necessary to decide what to do next.

Keywords: Bayesian brain; predictive coding; neural encoding; neural decoding; motor cortex

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  • Bayesian brain, motor cortex, neural decoding, neural encoding, predictive coding

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