Neuroscience: Tantalized Flies Are Primed for Satiety

Osama M. Ahmed, Mala Murthy

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Abstract

How animals maintain and switch between distinct motivational states is an important question in neuroscience. New work in Drosophila identifies an excitatory neuronal circuit that builds up mating drive while priming itself for satiety.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R1146-R1148
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume29
Issue number21
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 4 2019

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)

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