Abstract #21: Anatomical characterization of neuronal subtypes in the auditory thalamus

Ian Díaz-Nieves, Solymar-Rolon Martinez, and Maria N. Geffen,Ph.D. University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus, and University of Pennsylvania Interactions between inhibitory and excitatory neurons shape how acoustic information is processed in the brain. The thalamic reticular nucleus (TRN) is a major source of inhibition to the thalamus. It is responsible for modulating interactions between […]