TB8 B&B Lecture 2; Structure and function of the hippocampus

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1. Between which cells may the process of binding be mediated?

  • CA3 and amygdala
  • CA1 and CA3
  • CA1 and entorhinal cortex
  • CA1 and perirhinal cortex
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2. Which of these is/are a secondary messenger in LTP?

  • Glutamate
  • Sodium and calcium
  • Calcium
  • Sodium

3. Which of these characterises relational memory re; hippocampal coding?

  • The hippocampus provides a internal map coding for spatial relations between objects in the environment
  • Relational frameworks can be disassociated from associations. e.g can learn which cup was rewarded with food, but couldnt infer the BEST cup to search if one was rewarded more than another
  • A unique role of the hippocampus in mental time travel, recollection involves relations between items and contexts v.s familiarity = declarative memory

4. Where does the hippocampus receive its input?

  • Amygdala
  • Subiculum
  • Dendate gyrus
  • Rhinal sulcus

5. Which of these acts as a gateway between hippocampus and cortex

  • Rhinal sulcus
  • Entorhinal cortex
  • Parahippocampal cortex
  • Perirhinal cortex


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