Time (and space) in the hippocampus.

  title={Time (and space) in the hippocampus.},
  author={Howard Eichenbaum},
  journal={Current opinion in behavioral sciences},
There is considerable recent evidence that, in addition to its representation of space, the hippocampus also represents the temporal organization of memories. Time plays a central role in episodic memory, and studies have identified the hippocampus as playing an essential role in the temporal organization of memories in humans and animals. Temporal organization is supported by a gradually changing temporal context signal in the hippocampus, and this changing context signal involves "time cells… CONTINUE READING
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