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Weekly Citation Summary 2017 - Week 22

Weekly Citation Summary 2017 - Week 22

The following are titles of recently published papers focussing on navigation and orientation. Summaries of all have been circulated to members of the Animal Navigation Forum and full papers are available in the ANG Resources directory at the link below (available to non-members).

Lewis, S. A., Negelspach, D. C., Kaladchibachi, S., Cowen, S. L. & Fernandez, F. 2017 Spontaneous alternation: A potential gateway to spatial working memory in Drosophila. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory 142, Part B, 230-235. doi: Lewis6 2017

Fugazza, C., Mongillo, P. & Marinelli, L. 2017 Sex differences in dogs’ social learning of spatial information. Animal Cognition, 1-6. doi: 10.1007/s10071-017-1099-1. Fugazza1 2017

Roux, L., Hu, B., Eichler, R., Stark, E. & Buzsaki, G. 2017 Sharp wave ripples during learning stabilize the hippocampal spatial map. Nat Neurosci 20, 845-853. doi: 10.1038/nn.4543. Roux1 2017

del Pino, I., Brotons-Mas, J. R., Marques-Smith, A., Marighetto, A., Frick, A., Marin, O. & Rico, B. 2017 Abnormal wiring of CCK+ basket cells disrupts spatial information coding. Nat Neurosci 20, 784-792. doi: 10.1038/nn.4544. del Pino1 2017

Drake, V. A. C., J.W.; Lim, K.S.; Reynolds, D.R.; Riley, J.R.; Smith, A.D. 2017 Ventral-aspect radar cross sections and polarization patterns of insects at X band and their relation to size and form. International Journal of Remote Sensing 38, 5022-5044. doi: 10.1080/01431161.2017.1320453. Drake4 2017

Odermatt, J., Frommen, J. G. & Menz, M. H. M. 2017 Consistent behavioural differences between migratory and resident hoverflies. Animal Behaviour 127, 187-195. doi: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2017.03.015. Odermatt1 2017

Brian, K. T., Sönke, J. & Kenneth, J. L. 2017 Detection of magnetic field properties using distributed sensing: a computational neuroscience approach. Bioinspiration & Biomimetics 12, 036013. Taylor14 2017

Bracis, C. & Mueller, T. 2017 Memory, not just perception, plays an important role in terrestrial mammalian migration. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 284. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2017.0449. Bracis2 2017

  • 04 June 2017
  • Animal Navigation Group

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