Neuroscience Needs Behavior: Correcting a Reductionist Bias


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I have a love hate relationship with behavior assays. But I’m not against them in principle. I just think so much of behavioral studies, especially in our field, are done sub-optimally. I think we can refine our methods and do a lot better. And we should try. Since as this article points out, behavior studies are critical to understanding complex phenomena.