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Sensory prioritization in rats: Behavioral performance and neuronal correlates

Lee, Conrad; Diamond, Mathew E; Arabzadeh, Ehsan

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Operating with some finite quantity of processing resources, an animal would benefit from prioritizing the sensory modality expected to provide key information in a particular context. The present study investigated whether rats dedicate attentional resources to the sensory modality in which a near-threshold event is more likely to occur. We manipulated attention by controlling the likelihood with which a stimulus was presented from one of two modalities. In a whisker session, 80% of trials...[Show more]

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Date published: 2016
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/152729
Source: Journal of Neuroscience
DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3636-15.2016
Access Rights: Open Access

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