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overlapping object.! Reactivation of the MTL and the vmPFC was evident for
the directly learned object. However, it was also evident
for the inferred object.!
Memory representations are not necessarily veridical
representations of the past.! Had people learn the association between objects. Each has one object that is directly associated (A with B, B with C), and indirectly associated (A with C). Asked will the
MTL be activated with indirect associated objects? Yes. Reactivation seems to be important for things that are directly associated with each other, but also seems to be
important for things that are just inferred. Suggest hippocampus isn't just simply memorizing exactly how they are, but making inferences and connections with things you've
already experienced Content vs. Control: Cortical Inﬂuences on Encoding and Retrieval!
Successful retrieval effect: You can separate
trials in another way by contrasting a
correctly retrieved old item with a correctly
See large ares of the PFC and parietal that
are activated. Something that has memory
content vs something without memory
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This note was uploaded on 01/18/2014 for the course PSY 123 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at UCSB.
- Fall '11