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Where is Memory Information Stored in the Brain?

@article{Tee2021WhereIM,
  title={Where is Memory Information Stored in the Brain?},
  author={James S. K. Tee and Desmond P. Taylor},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2021},
  volume={abs/2112.05362}
}
Within the scientific research community, memory information in the brain is commonly believed to be stored in the synapse - a hypothesis famously attributed to psychologist Donald Hebb. However, there is a growing minority who postulate that memory is stored inside the neuron at the molecular (RNA or DNA) level - an alternative postulation known as the cell-intrinsic hypothesis, coined by psychologist Randy Gallistel. In this paper, we review a selection of key experimental evidence from both… 

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