Mushroom body memoir: from maps to models

Abstract

Genetic intervention in the fly Drosophila melanogaster has provided strong evidence that the mushroom bodies of the insect brain act as the seat of a memory trace for odours. This localization gives the mushroom bodies a place in a network model of olfactory memory that is based on the functional anatomy of the olfactory system. In the model, complex odour… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/nrn1074

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@article{Heisenberg2003MushroomBM, title={Mushroom body memoir: from maps to models}, author={Martin Heisenberg}, journal={Nature Reviews Neuroscience}, year={2003}, volume={4}, pages={266-275} }