The Episodic Memory System: Neurocircuitry and Disorders

@article{Dickerson2010TheEM,
  title={The Episodic Memory System: Neurocircuitry and Disorders},
  author={Bradford C. Dickerson and Howard Eichenbaum},
  journal={Neuropsychopharmacology},
  year={2010},
  volume={35},
  pages={86-104}
}
The ability to encode and retrieve our daily personal experiences, called episodic memory, is supported by the circuitry of the medial temporal lobe (MTL), including the hippocampus, which interacts extensively with a number of specific distributed cortical and subcortical structures. In both animals and humans, evidence from anatomical, neuropsychological, and physiological studies indicates that cortical components of this system have key functions in several aspects of perception and… 
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