Permanent URL to this publication: http://dx.doi.org/10.5167/uzh-33568
Mueller, K P; Neuhauss, S C F (2010). Behavioral neurobiology: how larval fish orient towards the light. Current Biology, 20(4):R159-R161.
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Orientation of animals towards or away from light is a simple behavior commonly found in the animal kingdom. A recent study using zebrafish larvae has revealed the underlying neural logic of this primal choice behavior, by differential use of the retinal ON- and OFF-pathways.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article, refereed, further contribution|
|Communities & Collections:||07 Faculty of Science > Institute of Molecular Life Sciences|
|DDC:||570 Life sciences; biology|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||zebrafish, orientation, vision, phototaxis, behavior, nrc, no optokinetic response c|
|Date:||23 February 2010|
|Deposited On:||26 Apr 2010 08:25|
|Last Modified:||27 Nov 2013 17:11|
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