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Jamais vu all over again

What is the basis for the feeling that someplace or someone is familiar? Molas et al. have identified brain structures involved in signaling familiarity, a necessary element for the expression of preference for novelty.

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Figure 1: A circuit-based mechanism for familiarity signaling and novelty preference.


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Burwell, R., Templer, V. Jamais vu all over again. Nat Neurosci 20, 1194–1196 (2017).

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