Rats have too much on their minds
Electrically stimulating the brain's memory-forming regions makes rats fare poorly on a spatial-learning task.
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Moser, E.I., et al. 1998. Impaired spatial learning after saturation of long-term potentiation. Science 281(Sept. 25):2038.
Edvard I. Moser
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Department of Psychology
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