XB-ART-54017Neuron September 13, 2017; 95 (6): 1229-1231.
Smells Familiar: Pheromone-Induced Neurotransmitter Switching Mediates Social Discrimination.
Social discrimination is regulated by a variety of sensory inputs. In this issue of Neuron, Dulcis et al. (2017) show that chemosensory-mediated kin preference in Xenopus is determined by changes in neurotransmitter composition, which are regulated by specific microRNAs.
PubMed ID: 28910612
Article link: Neuron