Create memories in rats to study episodic memory
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 (All day)

Rémi Gervais's team have recently released a paper in Journal of Neuroscience: "Memory of occasional events in rats: individual episodic memory profiles, flexibility, and neural substrate." This paper shows that rats can remember long term memories, the same memory can change from one rat to another. The team shows that the episodic memory involve the activation of the hippocampus and the prefrontal cortex.
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