Cortical spreading depression and habituation

Lynn Nadel

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Habituation of exploratory activity in a novel situation was studied in rats under several conditions of cortical spreading depression. The results suggest the tentative conclusion that the cortex is not necessary for temporary storage of information pertaining to the stimulus situation, but is needed for permanent storage of this same information.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)119-120
Number of pages2
JournalPsychonomic Science
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1966
Externally publishedYes

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  • Catalysis
  • Chemistry(all)


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