A new study reveals how patterns of neural activity in the retrosplenial cortex assist with navigation and spatial memory.
Using a chocolatey reward, researchers discover how rats form some memories.
Hippocampal neurons that store abstract memories of prior experiences activate when new, but similar events take place.
A new study looks how it may be possible to help reduce trauma associated with bad memories while we sleep.
A new study reveals how neurons in the prefrontal cortex and hippocampal neurons work together to help guide future learning.
SCN2A, a gene commonly associated with intellectual ability, plays an essential role in memory formation and replay, a new study reports.
The Who asked “who are you?” but Dartmouth neurobiologist Jeffrey Taube “where are you?” and “where are you going?” Taube is not asking philosophical or theological questions. He is investigating nerve cells in the brain that function in establishing one’s location and direction.
Blocking it stumps memory-guided decision-making in rats – NIH-funded study Awake mental replay of past experiences is essential for making...
A new study could help improve understanding of memory loss and wandering behavior in people with Alzheimer's disease.