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For a comprehensive textbook, see:

  • Kandel, E. R., Schwartz, J. H., & Jessell, T. M., Siegelbaum, S. A., Hudspeth, A. J. (Eds.). (2013). Principles of neural science (Vol. 5). New York: McGraw-Hill.
  • Squire, L. R. (Ed.). (2013). Fundamental neuroscience. Academic Press.