Medial Temporal Lobe Coding of Item and Spatial Information during Relational Binding in Working Memory

  title={Medial Temporal Lobe Coding of Item and Spatial Information during Relational Binding in Working Memory},
  author={Laura A. Libby and Deborah E. Hannula and Charan Ranganath},
  journal={The Journal of Neuroscience},
  pages={14233 - 14242}
Several models have proposed that different medial temporal lobe (MTL) regions represent different kinds of information in the service of long-term memory. For instance, it has been proposed that perirhinal cortex (PRC), parahippocampal cortex (PHC), and hippocampus differentially support long-term memory for item information, spatial context, and item–context relations present during an event, respectively. Recent evidence has indicated that, in addition to long-term memory, MTL subregions may… 

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