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Weekly Citation Summary 2017 - Week 52

Weekly Citation Summary 2017 - Week 52

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).

Lee, W.-J., Falk, B., Chiu, C., Krishnan, A., Arbour, J. H. & Moss, C. F. 2017 Tongue-driven sonar beam steering by a lingual-echolocating fruit bat. PLOS Biology 15, e2003148. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.2003148. Lee11 2017

Mishra, I., Singh, D. & Kumar, V. 2018 Temporal Expression of c-fos and Genes Coding for Neuropeptides and Enzymes of Amino Acid and Amine Neurotransmitter Biosynthesis in Retina, Pineal and Hypothalamus of a Migratory Songbird: Evidence for Circadian Rhythm-Dependent Seasonal Responses. Neuroscience. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2017.12.016. Mishra1 2018

Wernle, T., Waaga, T., Mørreaunet, M., Treves, A., Moser, M.-B. & Moser, E. I. 2018 Integration of grid maps in merged environments. Nature Neuroscience 21, 92-101. doi: 10.1038/s41593-017-0036-6. Wernle1 2017

Mallory, C. S. & Giocomo, L. M. 2018 From entorhinal neural codes to navigation. Nature Neuroscience 21, 7-8. doi: 10.1038/s41593-017-0048-2. Mallory1 2017

Gil, M., Ancau, M., Schlesiger, M. I., Neitz, A., Allen, K., De Marco, R. J. & Monyer, H. 2018 Impaired path integration in mice with disrupted grid cell firing. Nature Neuroscience 21, 81-91. doi: 10.1038/s41593-017-0039-3. Gil3 2017

Horton, T. W., Hauser, N., Zerbini, A. N., Francis, M. P., Domeier, M. L., Andriolo, A., Costa, D. P., Robinson, P. W., Duffy, C. A. J., Nasby-Lucas, N., Holdaway, R. N. & Clapham, P. J. 2017 Route Fidelity during Marine Megafauna Migration. Frontiers in Marine Science 4. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2017.00422. Horton6 2017

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  • 29 December 2017
  • Animal Navigation Group

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