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Behavior

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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