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Glia and romance

Drosophila courtship is a complex behavior. A new study shows that glia modulate neurotransmission to influence male preference, but the authors should have resisted the temptation to describe their results in tabloid language.

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Figure 1: Framing courtship behavior.

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Levine, J. Glia and romance. Nat Neurosci 11, 8–10 (2008). https://doi.org/10.1038/nn0108-8

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