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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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Abstract

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.

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
Language:English
Date:23 February 2010
Deposited On:26 Apr 2010 10:25
Last Modified:27 Nov 2013 18:11
Publisher:Elsevier
ISSN:0960-9822
Publisher DOI:10.1016/j.cub.2009.12.028
PubMed ID:20178761
Citations:Web of Science®. Times Cited: 3
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