Brain Mechanisms of Successful Recognition through Retrieval of Semantic Context

  title={Brain Mechanisms of Successful Recognition through Retrieval of Semantic Context},
  author={Kristin E. Flegal and Alejandro Mar{\'i}n-Guti{\'e}rrez and John Daniel Ragland and Charan Ranganath},
  journal={Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience},
Episodic memory is associated with the encoding and retrieval of context information and with a subjective sense of reexperiencing past events. The neural correlates of episodic retrieval have been extensively studied using fMRI, leading to the identification of a “general recollection network” including medial temporal, parietal, and prefrontal regions. However, in these studies, it is difficult to disentangle the effects of context retrieval from recollection. In this study, we used fMRI to… 
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