Pavlov's moth: Olfactory learning and spike timing-dependent plasticity

Julian P. Meeks, Timothy E. Holy

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Spike-timing dependent plasticity is a favored synaptic mechanism for learning. However, a surprising new study by Ito and colleagues in the insect mushroom body suggests that it cannot account for a paradigmatic form of learning.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1126-1127
Number of pages2
JournalNature neuroscience
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 1 2008

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)


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