Mechanisms of Memory Consolidation and Transformation

  title={Mechanisms of Memory Consolidation and Transformation},
  author={Melanie J Sekeres and Morris Moscovitch and Gordon Winocur},
Memory consolidation is a dynamic process occurring over the lifetime of a memory, yet the underlying mechanisms are not well understood. The hippocampus is considered to be a critical structure for the acquisition, initial storage, and retrieval of a memory, but there is considerable debate over the continuing role of the hippocampus in representing a… CONTINUE READING