Student assignment

This assignment is based on your reading of O’Dogerthy et al..

1) Based on Figures 1 and 6, movies 1 and 2, and supplementary figure S1, explain in lay terms what is a closed loop experiment.

2) Examine the data in Figure 4 and provide a hypothesis that explains the different performances between monkey M versus monkey N. Briefly explain how can you test your hypothesis.

Rubric: Your answer examines the available information on each experimental subject and integrates it in the statement of a possible explanation (a hypothesis) that can be tested in a new experiment or test=5 points; your answer fails to articulate a hypothesis and/or a possible test of the hypothesis<5 poinawzts as appropriate; no answer=0 points.