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Flashcards in Learning and Memory Deck (5):
1

How is long term memory stored?

Protein synthesis

Structural changes

2

What should be the goal post stroke?

Early mobilisation

3

Which area of the brain is thought to be for facial recognition?

The fusiform face area

4

How is short term memory stored?

Insertion of AMPA receptions

Phosphylation

Enhanced presynaptic release via retrograde signalling

5

Where are memories stored?

Medial temporal lobe - hippocampus