Mediodorsal Thalamic Lesions Impair Long-Term Visual Associative Memory in Macaques.
Six cynomolgus monkeys (Macaca fascicularis) were trained to associate visual stimuli with the delivery of various amounts of food reward. The animals had to choose correctly between pairs of stimuli drawn from a population of 16. Four of these stimuli were associated with 0 reward pellets, four with 1 pellet, four with 2 pellets and four with 4 pellets. Mediodorsal thalamic lesions including the medial part of the mediodorsal nucleus, similar to those which are frequently seen in Korsakoff a...Expand abstract
- Publication status:
- Publisher copy:
- Copyright date:
Views and Downloads
If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record