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Memory Time

Department of Neuroscience, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA.
Neuron (Impact Factor: 15.98). 08/2011; 71(4):571-3. DOI: 10.1016/j.neuron.2011.08.006
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ABSTRACT In this issue of Neuron, MacDonald et al. describe hippocampal "time cells" that fire during specific delay periods as rats performed a memory task. Converging results in monkeys suggest that the hippocampus encodes episodes by signaling events in time.

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