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This award is intended to provide a summer research experience for an undergraduate student with an interest in pursuing a career in neuroscience and to accelerate the tempo of work on the parent grant. The parent grant provides essential research services to both NINDS-funded and other Tufts investigators and fosters collaborative research enterprises among Tufts neuroscientists by providing training and educational experience that benefit the entire Tufts neuroscience community. The student research assistants were assigned to the Animal Behavior Core and worked under the direction of the core manager while conducting experiments using animal behavioral testing methods and to assist with analysis of behavioral experiments. They participated in seminars and scientific discussions, and obtained supervised training in all aspects of behavior testing procedures.