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The hippocampus and conditioning to contextual cues.

Abstract:

Two experiments are reported in which behavioral control by contextual cues was assessed in groups of rats with dorsal hippocampal (HC), neocortical (NC), or operated control (OC) lesions. Following Odling-Smee's (1975) procedure, a Pavlovian conditioning paradigm was followed in which conditioned stimuli (CSs: tone, light) predicted an unconditioned stimulus (US:footshock) always, never, or half the time. Conditioning trials took place in a small black box. Subsequently, conditioning to back...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Journal:
Behavioral neuroscience
Volume:
101
Issue:
5
Pages:
617-742
Publication date:
1987-10-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1939-0084
ISSN:
0735-7044
URN:
uuid:2e05f55a-26e8-448a-83db-becf062b0753
Source identifiers:
7391
Local pid:
pubs:7391

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