Prefrontal and Medial Temporal Lobe Activity at Encoding Predicts Temporal Context Memory

@article{Jenkins2010PrefrontalAM,
  title={Prefrontal and Medial Temporal Lobe Activity at Encoding Predicts Temporal Context Memory},
  author={Lucas J. Jenkins and Charan Ranganath},
  journal={The Journal of Neuroscience},
  year={2010},
  volume={30},
  pages={15558 - 15565}
}
One of the defining features of episodic long-term memory is that it includes information about the temporal context in which an event occurred. Little is known about the regions that support the encoding of temporal information in the human brain, although previous work has suggested a role for the lateral prefrontal cortex (PFC) and medial temporal lobes (MTL). Here we used event-related fMRI to examine the relationship between activity at encoding and subsequent memory for temporal context… 

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