A review by Mike Halassa and Sabine Kastner about our emerging understanding of the role of the thalamus in cognitive control.

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The Miller Lab uses experimental and theoretical approaches to study the neural basis of the high-level cognitive functions that underlie complex goal-directed behavior. ekmillerlab.mit.edu