Drosophila memory: dopamine signals punishment? Academic Article uri icon


  • Dopamine-containing neurons are widespread in the fly brain and have been implicated in negatively reinforced memory. Current technology allows the investigator to watch dopaminergic neurons in action in the brain of a learning fly.

published proceedings

  • Curr Biol

altmetric score

  • 1.5

author list (cited authors)

  • Keene, A. C., & Waddell, S.

citation count

  • 17

complete list of authors

  • Keene, Alex C||Waddell, Scott

publication date

  • November 2005