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 [email protected]


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.