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The neural basis of ‘being in the mood’

Researchers discover that combine social information with in female mice.

The Neural Basis of 'Being in the Mood'
Researchers discover neurons that combine social information with hormonal state in female mice. What determines receptivity or rejection towards potential sexual partners? For people, there are many factors that play a part, appearance, culture, age, are all taken into account. But what part does the internal state of the individual play?
Credit: Gil Costa


This study was published February 12, 2015 in the scientific journal Current Biology.