Breakthrough

DISCOVERY—LTP IN THE HIPPOCAMPUS

To my great chagrin, I must note that there is very little understanding of how this complex hippocampal circuitry processes information and contributes to learning, memory, and ultimately the behavioral output of the animal. We are reduced to treating the hippocampus largely as a black box, known to be critical for cognition and memory formation, without really understanding how that happens. This will be a very important area of future research and many talented minds are applying themselves to this problem. Nevertheless, I am confident that understanding the basic mechanisms of synaptic alteration in the hippocampus, the topic we will cover for the next several chapters, will give us valuable insights into both general mechanisms of synaptic plasticity and CNS

Advanced Memory Techniques

Advanced Memory Techniques

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