On the ‘data stirring’ role of the dentate gyrus of the hippocampus

  title={On the ‘data stirring’ role of the dentate gyrus of the hippocampus},
  author={Charles R. Leg{\'e}ndy},
  journal={Reviews in the Neurosciences},
  pages={599 - 615}
  • C. Legéndy
  • Published 26 July 2017
  • Psychology
  • Reviews in the Neurosciences
Abstract Understanding hippocampal (HC) function, as it is presently known, includes exploring the HC role in episodic memory storage. As pointed out by Teyler and DiScenna in the 1980s, the apparatus needed for recalling a stored episode, and awakening all its components in a coordinated manner, by necessity includes a triggering device able to reach each of the mental entities that must be awakened. In the context of neuronal networks, the triggering device in question takes the form of a… 

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