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Emotion To Vividness Of Perception Linked To Creation Of Vivid Memories
2012-08-20 13:41:57

Have you ever wondered why you can remember things from long ago as if they happened yesterday, yet sometimes can't recall what you ate for dinner last night? According to a new study led by psychologists at the University of Toronto, it's because how much something means to you actually influences how you see it as well as how vividly you can recall it later. "We've discovered that we see things that are emotionally arousing with greater clarity than those that are more mundane," says...

2008-08-07 15:01:00

Qualia Clinical Services now offers full-scale Phase I-IV clinical trial support to companies interested in conducting clinical trials in Ukraine and Central Europe. Since operations began in Kiev, Ukraine earlier this year, Qualia has several studies underway, with many more expected in 2008. This new division in Eastern Europe is ideal for providing clients immediate access to drug naive patients with medical conditions that can be very difficult to find in other areas of the world. These...

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