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Circuit and Behavioral Analysis of Klinotaxis in Caenorhabditis elegans

  title={Circuit and Behavioral Analysis of Klinotaxis in Caenorhabditis elegans},
  author={Kathryn E. McCormick},
Original approval signatures are on file with the University of Oregon Graduate School. Title: Circuit and Behavioral Analysis of Klinotaxis in Caenorhabditis elegans The nervous system is a complex organ that functions in most metazoans to sense and respond to a constantly changing world. How the nervous system does this is a major focus of systems-level neuroscience. This dissertation investigates the neural basis of the sensorimotor transformation underlying a spatial orientation strategy in… 
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