Tarimotimi Awipi

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Although the medial temporal lobe (MTL) is known to be essential for episodic encoding, the contributions of individual MTL subregions remain unclear. Data from recognition memory studies have provided evidence that the hippocampus supports relational encoding important for later episodic recollection, whereas the perirhinal cortex has been linked with(More)
In order to better understand how concepts might be represented in the brain, we used a cross-modal conceptual priming paradigm to examine how repetition-related activity changes in the brain are related to conceptual priming. During scanning, subjects made natural/manmade judgments on a continuous stream of spoken nouns, written nouns and pictures of(More)
Functional Imaging of Conceptual Representations Introduction In philosophy, a concept is defined as “an idea or mental picture of a group or class of objects formed by combining all their aspects” (Oxford American Dictionary). Because access to a concept can be gained through multiple modalities such as vision, audition and somatosensation, one critical(More)
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