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Mice “detectives” hint at how humans read between the lines

  1. 11.2.2020

    Sherlock Holmes is perhaps the most famous example of the power of inference – using indirect evidence to reveal hidden truths. Understanding the neural basis of this sophisticated cognitive skill has been a long-standing challenge for neuroscientists. Now, a clever experiment that comes in two flavors – human and mouse – offers a way forward with a promising set of results.

    Mice “detectives” hint at how humans read between the lines
    Illustration by: Diogo Matias.

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