Radial maze type as a determinant of the choice behavior of rats.

@article{Magni1979RadialMT,
  title={Radial maze type as a determinant of the choice behavior of rats.},
  author={Serena Magni and Ivan Krekule and Jan Bure{\vs}},
  journal={Journal of neuroscience methods},
  year={1979},
  volume={1 4},
  pages={343-52}
}
Spatial memory of rats was examined in two types of radial mazes in which animals had to obtain food from 6-, 8-, or 12-different arms without repeating choices. In Maze 1 with tubular channels closed at the far end rats returned to the central platform by backing out from the just visited alley. In Maze 2 the tubular channels were equipped with one-way doors at both ends and the central platform was raised 5 cm above the floor. Rats leaving the far end of the alley returned to the central… CONTINUE READING

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