Decision-making: A new role for insect mushroom bodies

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Mushroom bodies are neural structures that are ubiquitous in insect brains, where they integrate sensory inputs to encode stimulus identity and meaning. A new study now adds action selection — decision-making — to those roles.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R1004-R1006
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number19
StatePublished - Oct 9 2023

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences


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