Nictitating Membrane: Classical Conditioning and Extinction in the Albino Rabbit

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Science  05 Oct 1962:
Vol. 138, Issue 3536, pp. 33-34
DOI: 10.1126/science.138.3536.33


The distribution of response latencies and the percentage performance curve of a classical conditioning group, by comparison with a control group, indicated that the extension of the nictitating membrane elicited by a puff of air to the cornea was successfully conditioned to a previously neutral stimulus.