29-4 Role of the prefrontal cortex in human episodic memory: Lessons from PET studies

  title={29-4 Role of the prefrontal cortex in human episodic memory: Lessons from PET studies},
  author={Shitij Kapur and Fergus I. M. Craik and Endel Tulving and Sylvain Houle},
  journal={Biological Psychiatry},
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