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Neuroscientists at UCLA have found a way to help improve a human's memory by stimulating a part of the brain.
Memory is not a single process but is made up of several sub-processes relying on different areas of the brain.
Have you ever been approached by someone whose face you recognize but whose name you can't remember?
In a paper to be published today [April 29, 2011] in the journal Science, a team of Boston University researchers under the direction of Michael Hasselmo, professor of psychology and director of Boston University's Computational Neurophysiology Laboratory, and Mark Brandon, a recent graduate of the Graduate Program for Neuroscience at Boston University, present findings that support the hypothesis that spatial coding by grid cells requires theta rhythm oscillations, and dissociates the...
A small area deep in the brain called the perirhinal cortex is critical for forming unconscious conceptual memories, researchers at the UC Davis Center for Mind and Brain have found.