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Scientists map memorable tunes in the rat brain

NIH-funded study helps understand how brain remembers everyday sensations

Tuning into Memories
Scientists mapped and read sound memories in .
Credit: Courtesy of Dr. Zador, , N.Y.


This work was supported by grants from the NINDS (NS025713) and NIDCD (DC012565).

Xiong et al. “Selective corticostriatal plasticity during acquisition of an auditory discrimination task,” Nature, March 2, 2015. DOI: 10.1038/nature14225

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