Classical tone-shock conditioning induces Zenk expression in the pigeon (Columba livia) hippocampus.

Abstract

The hippocampus is involved in fear conditioning, although the molecular events underlying this function are still under investigation. The authors analyzed the expression of the Zenk proto-oncogene product within the pigeon (Columba livia) hippocampus after training with a classical aversive conditioning protocol using tone-shock associations. Control… (More)

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