Table 1

Behavioral changes in sucrose intensity task after CTA to 18 w/v % sucrose

Behavioral measurementsSaline, i.p.LiCl, i.p.
Pre-CTAPost-CTAPre-CTAPost-CTA
Performance (%)87.7 ± 387.3 ± 2.792.1 ± 0.889.2 ± 0.9*
CDL (s)0.5 ± 0.10.6 ± 0.10.6 ± 0.040.5 ± 0.04
Response (s)0.8 ± 0.040.9 ± 0.040.8 ± 0.040.8 ± 0.05
Return (s)1.8 ± 0.051.8 ± 0.021.9 ± 0.061.9 ± 0.05
Number of trials249 ± 30.2258.5 ± 13.7270.2 ± 2.8258.7 ± 8.6
PSE9.6 ± 0.67.6 ± 0.4*9.4 ± 3.38.6 ± 2.9
Li4.7 ± 0.43.5 ± 0.43.3 ± 0.52.8 ± 0.4
WF0.50 ± 0.050.42 ± 0.040.36 ± 0.050.33 ± 0.05
  • Data presented as mean ± SEM. Data averaged from the five last and first discrimination (from performance to number of trials) and generalization (PSE, Li, WF) sessions, before and after CTA procedure. * Indicates significant difference. All statistical results can be found in the Extended Data Table 1-1.