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Group behavior: Social context modulates behavioral responses to sensory stimuli

  • Author(s): Wasserman, SM
  • Frye, MA
  • et al.
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© 2015 Elsevier Ltd All rights reserved. Summary A new study reveals an unanticipated role for social context in driving group behavior of a solitary species to a sensory stimulus and is mediated by mechanosensory neurons signaling touch interactions among individuals.

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