Journal article

Lateral Hypothalamic GABAergic Neurons Encode Reward Predictions that Are Relayed to the Ventral Tegmental Area to Regulate Learning

Melissa J Sharpe, Nathan J Marchant, Leslie R Whitaker, Christopher T Richie, Yajun J Zhang, Erin J Campbell, Pyry P Koivula, Julie C Necarsulmer, Carlos Mejias-Aponte, Marisela Morales, James Pickel, Jeffrey C Smith, Yael Niv, Yavin Shaham, Brandon K Harvey, Geoffrey Schoenbaum

Current Biology | CELL PRESS | Published : 2017

Grants

Awarded by Intramural Research Program at the National Institute on Drug Abuse


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the Intramural Research Program at the National Institute on Drug Abuse (ZIA DA000587). The authors would like to thank Dr. Karl Deisseroth and the Gene Therapy Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for providing viral reagents. The opinions expressed in this article are the authors' own and do not reflect the view of the NIH/DHHS.