Accession Number:

ADA238861

Title:

Biological and Theoretical Studies of Adaptive Networks: The Conditioned Response

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 1 Jun 90-31 May 91,

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS UNIV AMHERST

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-06-28

Pagination or Media Count:

51.0

Abstract:

The following experimental projects were initiated a Reexamination of the activity of neurons of cerebellar cortex during two-tone differential conditioning Dr. Iwona Zurawska. b A recording study of the medial geniculate neurons during two-tone differential trace conditioning Dr. Kevin OConnor. c A recording study of pontine nucleus neurons during two-tone differential conditioning Michael Hirl. d Anatomical experiments using WGA- HRP designed to clarify red nucleus innervation of the cerebellum Marcy Rosenfield. e A behavioral experiment designed to assess attenuated latent inhibition by flagging , a phenomenon of potential importance for connectionist learning theories Peter Underdown. In addition to the experimental work, my current team and I have initiated a major upgrading of experimental facilities.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE