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Behavior

Baluska, F., and Levin, M., (2016), On Having No Head: Cognition throughout Biological Systems, Frontiers in Psychology, 7: 902, doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00902
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Rothman, G., Blackiston, D., and Levin, M., (2016), Color and intensity discrimination in Xenopus laevis tadpoles, Animal Cognition, in press
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Blackiston, D. J., and Levin, M., (2016), Reversals of Bodies, Brains, and Behavior: quantitative analysis of laterality and its disturbance in model species, in Lateralized Brain Functions, edited by Dr. Wolfgang Walz

Whiting, J. G. H., Jones, J., Bull, L., Levin, M., and Adamatzky, A., (2016), Towards a physarum learning chip, Scientific Reports, 6:19948 (1-14)
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Blackiston, D. J., Shomrat, T., and Levin, M., (2015), The Stability of Memories During Brain Remodeling: a Perspective, Communicative and Integrative Biology, 8(5): e1073424
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Shomrat, T., and Levin, M., (2013), An automated training paradigm reveals long-term memory in planaria and its persistence through head regeneration, Journal of Experimental Biology, 216: 3799-3810
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Blackiston, D. J., and Levin, M., (2013), Inversion of left-right asymmetry alters performance of Xenopus tadpoles in nonlateralized cognitive tasks, Animal Behaviour, 86: 459-466
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Blackiston, D. J., and Levin, M., (2013), Ectopic eyes out side the head in Xenopus tadpoles provide sensory data for light-mediated learning, Journal of Experimental Biology, 216: 1031-1040
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Blackiston, D. J., and M. Levin, (2012), Aversive training methods in Xenopus laevis: general principles, CSHL Protocols, doi: 10.1101/pdb.top068338
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Blackiston, D., Shomrat, T., Nicolas, C. L., Granata, C., and Levin, M., (2011), A second-generation device for automated training and quantitative behavior analyses of molecularly-tractable model organisms. PLoS One, 5(12): e14370 (p. 1-20)
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Oviedo, N., and Levin, M., (2008), The planarian regeneration model as a context for the study of drug effects and mechanisms, in Planaria: A Model for Drug Action and Abuse, Raffa RB & Rawls SM (eds), RG Landes Co.: Austin, pp. 95-104

Nicolas, C.L., Abramson, C.I., and Levin, M. (2008), Analysis of behavior in the planarian model, in Planaria: A Model for Drug Action and Abuse, Raffa RB & Rawls SM (eds), RG Landes Co.: Austin, pp. 83-94

Hicks, C., Sorocco, D., and Levin, M., (2006), Automated Analysis of Behavior: A Computer-Controlled System for Drug Screening and the Investigation of Learning. Journal of Neurobiology, 66(9): 977-90
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Levin, Michael, (1995), A genetic algorithm model of the evolution of animal communication. BioSystems, 36: 167-178
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