Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Open Peer Commentary
Shors & Matzel: Long-term potentiation

Keeping faith with the properties of LTP

Wickliffe C. Abraham a1
a1 Department of Psychology and the Neuroscience Research Centre, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand


Despite close scrutiny in recent years, the traditional properties of LTP are holding up remarkably well, and they remain a credible influence on the belief that LTP has something to do with learning and information storage.