perirhinal cortex

Why you recognise someone, but can’t name him

August 5th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) You recognise someone and greet him with a warm smile but since you have forgotten his name, you are unable to connect. It could be because ... Read more...

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Brain area critical for forming unconscious memories identified

December 16th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): Researchers at the UC Davis Center for Mind and Brain have found that a small area deep in the brain called the perirhinal cortex is critical for forming ... Read more...

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Homosexuality lies in the brain: Study

June 15th, 2008 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 15 (ANI): Brains of homosexuals are structurally and functionally different from those of straight people, according to a collaborative study on human sexuality.During the study, scientists found that lesbians ... Read more...

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Researchers identify mechanisms of memory

April 24th, 2008 - 2:48 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Apr 24 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Bristol have taken a major step forward in understanding how memory works, by identifying cellular and molecular mechanisms that may provide ... Read more...

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