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The hippocampus, objects, and their contexts.

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Rats with hippocampal aspiration lesions and controls were trained on delayed nonmatching to sample with small complex goal boxes, presented trial uniquely. A series of experiments then used pairs of large or small boxes, presented repeatedly. The lesions impaired choice accuracy when the rats were tested with large empty boxes but not when small boxes containing 3-dimensional objects were used. There was a comparable impairment when the rats were tested with pairs of large complex boxes, whi...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Behavioral neuroscience
Volume:
111
Issue:
6
Pages:
1228-1244
Publication date:
1997-12-05
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EISSN:
1939-0084
ISSN:
0735-7044
URN:
uuid:585081b0-4c94-4773-8858-b9857fc1ca23
Source identifiers:
310854
Local pid:
pubs:310854

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