Timescales of learning in the basal ganglia and the hippocampus


Historically there has been a distinction between basal ganglia dependent and hippocampus dependent memory systems (e.g., Squire, 1992). It is commonly understood that whilst the striatum—located in the basal ganglia—supports learning of stimulus-response associations through environmental feedback, the hippocampus supports a distinct long-term episodic… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fnbeh.2013.00098


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