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Cedars-Sinai investigators identify human brain processes critical to short-term memory

February 21, 2017

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center neuroscientists have uncovered processes involved in how the human brain creates and maintains short-term memories. The study is the first clear demonstration of precisely how human brain cells work to create and recall short-term memories.Full Story

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