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Fixate and stabilize: shall the twain meet?

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A study reports that fixation and optomotor responses in Drosophila rely on parallel neural processing of position and motion information, but interact at the behavioral level.

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  1. Guillaume S. Masson and Laurent Goffart are at the Institut de Neurosciences de la Timone, CNRS and Aix-Marseille Université, Marseille, France.

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