The role of the uncinate fasciculus in memory and emotional recognition in amnestic mild cognitive impairment.

@article{Fujie2008TheRO,
  title={The role of the uncinate fasciculus in memory and emotional recognition in amnestic mild cognitive impairment.},
  author={Saori Fujie and Chihiro Namiki and Hiroko Nishi and Makiko Hardy Yamada and Jun Miyata and Daisuke Sakata and Nobukatsu Sawamoto and Hidenao Fukuyama and Takuji Hayashi and Toshiya Murai},
  journal={Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders},
  year={2008},
  volume={26 5},
  pages={432-9}
}
BACKGROUND The putative neural bases of affected episodic memory and emotional recognition in early Alzheimer's disease are suspected to be limbic and paralimbic pathological processes. The uncinate fasciculus (UF) is especially considered to be a critical structure. In the present study, we investigated microstructural UF pathology by diffusion tensor… CONTINUE READING