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Scientists Implant False Memories Into Mice

Scientists Implant False Memories Into Mice

Newsy (July 26, 2013) — Scientists expect it will aid understanding of "past life" experiences, memories of alien abduction and psychiatric diseases like schizophrenia.
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"Super Agers" an Elite Group of Seniors

"Super Agers" an Elite Group of Seniors

AP (Aug. 21, 2013) — 'Super agers' are helping to fight dementia and Alzheimer's. They're a group of elite seniors with superior memories who are part of a Northwestern University study to try and discover what makes them stay so sharp in older age. (Aug. 22)
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Poetry Provides Gateway to Past for Alzheimer Sufferers

Poetry Provides Gateway to Past for Alzheimer Sufferers

AFP (Nov. 22, 2013) — Alzheimer's sufferers find it difficult to recall recent events and so can easily feel isolated and lonely, but one association in Stratford-upon-Avon in the UK is using poetry and song to recover long-buried memories.
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Most Important Memories Made By Age 25: Study

Most Important Memories Made By Age 25: Study

Newsy (Feb. 24, 2014) — Participants in the study listed major life events including going to college, getting married and having children as their most vivid memories. Video provided by Newsy
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Learning by Repetition Impairs Recall of Details, Study Shows

June 23, 2014 — While repetition enhances the factual content of memories, it can reduce the amount of detail stored with those memories, neurobiologists report following a recent study. This means that with ... full story
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Scientists Create New Memories by Directly Changing the Brain

Sep. 10, 2013 — By studying how memories are made, neurobiologists created new, specific memories by direct manipulation of the brain, which could prove key to understanding and potentially resolving learning and ... full story
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Your Childhood Memories Are Probably Less Accurate Than You Think

Jan. 27, 2014 — How much detail can you reliably recall in your childhood memories? Actually very little, according to a new study with profound implications for our legal ... full story
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What Happened When? How the Brain Stores Memories by Time

Mar. 13, 2014 — New research shows that a part of the brain called the hippocampus stores memories by their "temporal context" -- what happened before, and what came after -- and not by content. From brain ... full story
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Drugs That Weaken Traumatic Memories Hold Promise for PTSD Treatment

Jan. 16, 2014 — Memories of traumatic events often last a lifetime because they are so difficult to treat through behavioral approaches. A preclinical study reveals that drugs known as histone deacetylase inhibitors ... full story
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Similarity Breeds Proximity in Memory

Mar. 5, 2014 — Researchers have identified the nature of brain activity that allows us to bridge time in our memories. Their findings offer new insights into the temporal nature of how we store our recollections ... full story
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Possibility of Selectively Erasing Unwanted Memories

Sep. 10, 2013 — For the first time, scientists have been able to erase dangerous drug-associated memories in mice and rats without affecting other more benign memories. The surprising discovery points to a clear and ... full story
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Scientists, Practitioners Don't See Eye to Eye on Repressed Memory

Dec. 13, 2013 — Skepticism about repressed traumatic memories has increased over time, but new research shows that psychology researchers and practitioners still tend to hold different beliefs about whether such ... full story
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Music Brings Memories Back to the Injured Brain

Dec. 10, 2013 — In the first study of its kind, two researchers have used popular music to help severely brain-injured patients recall personal ... full story
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Better Way to Deal With Bad Memories Suggested

Apr. 18, 2014 — A simple and effective emotion-regulation strategy that has neurologically and behaviorally been proven to lessen the emotional impact of personal negative memories, researchers have shown. ... full story
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Take a Trip Down Memory Lane to the Gym: Using Memories to Motivate

Apr. 29, 2014 — We all know that thinking about exercise isn’t the same as doing it. But researchers have confirmed what may be the next best thing: just thinking about a past exercise experience can motivate us ... full story
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Scientists Discover a Novel Opiate Addiction Switch in the Brain

Sep. 10, 2013 — Neuroscientists have made a remarkable new discovery revealing the underlying molecular process by which opiate addiction develops in the brain. Opiate addiction is largely controlled by the ... full story
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Kids' Earliest Memories Might Be Earlier Than They Think

Apr. 15, 2014 — The very earliest childhood memories might begin even earlier than anyone realized -- including the one remembering, his or her parents and memory researchers. Four- to 13-year-olds in upstate New ... full story
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Most of Us Have Made Best Memories by Age 25

Feb. 19, 2014 — By the time most people are 25, they have made the most important memories of their lives, according to new ... full story
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When It Comes to Memory, Quality Matters More Than Quantity

Feb. 4, 2014 — The capacity of our working memory is better explained by the quality of memories we can store than by their number, a team of psychology researchers has ... full story
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Suppressing Unwanted Memories Reduces Their Unconscious Influence on Behavior

Mar. 18, 2014 — Researchers have shown that, contrary to what was previously assumed, suppressing unwanted memories reduces their unconscious influences on subsequent behavior, and have shed light on how this ... full story
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Stimulating Brain Cells Can Make False Memories

Aug. 1, 2013 — By activating a subset of brain cells in mice, researchers changed the way the animals remembered a particular setting. To determine if they could alter the way a mouse remembered a setting by ... full story
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Neuroscientists Find a Key to Reducing Forgetting: It's About the Network

Aug. 29, 2013 — A team of neuroscientists has found a key to the reduction of forgetting. Their findings show that the better the coordination between two regions of the brain, the less likely we are to forget newly ... full story
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Scientists Explain How Memories Stick Together

Apr. 16, 2014 — A new model of memory that explains how neurons retain select memories a few hours after an event has been uncovered by researchers. This new framework provides a more complete picture of how memory ... full story
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New Study Decodes Brain's Process for Decision Making

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