Strychnine and the Inhibition of Previous Performance

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Science  24 May 1968:
Vol. 160, Issue 3830, pp. 903-904
DOI: 10.1126/science.160.3830.903


The injection of strychnine sulfate into rats inhibits a hurdle-crossing response. Hurdle-crossing tends to decrease with increasing strychnine doses. The data are interpreted as being consistent with consolidation theory.

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