Columbia University Medical Center
Top Ranked in the Nation in Research Funding
and Patient Care
U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals
National Institutes of Health
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital The University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell

Nobel Laureate Dr. Eric Kandel in The Body Odd

Brain Overload Explains Missing Childhood Memories
May 28, 2013

Now a new study shows that “infantile amnesia” may be due to the rapid growth of nerve cells in the hippocampus, the brain region responsible for filing new experiences into long-term memory. The study was presented Friday at the annual meeting of the Canadian Association for Neuroscience.

Read more: http://bodyodd.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/05/24/18453169-brain-overload-explains-missing-childhood-memories

 

hora interior