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 cabraham@psy.otago.ac.nz

Abstract

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.