Response to stimulus change following observation or exploration by the rat: differential effects of hippocampal damages.


The tendency of the rat to approach the place that had been changed between two successive trials was studied in a total of 118 rats. The experiment was conducted in an enclosed T-maze under two different conditions of stimuli presentation on trial 1. In the "passive" test the rat was allowed to inspect the white-black maze arms but prevented from entering… (More)


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