The ethomics era?

@article{Reiser2009TheEE,
  title={The ethomics era?},
  author={Michael B. Reiser},
  journal={Nature Methods},
  year={2009},
  volume={6},
  pages={413-414}
}
Applying modern machine-vision techniques to the study of animal behavior, two groups developed systems that quantify many aspects of the complex social behaviors of Drosophila melanogaster. These software tools will enable high-throughput screens that seek to uncover the cellular and molecular underpinnings of behavior. 

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