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*  Spatial memory
Cho, Y. H.; Kesner, R. P. (1996). "Involvement of entorhinal cortex or parietal cortex in long-term spatial discrimination ... The dorsalcaudal medial entorhinal cortex (dMEC) contains a topographically organized map of the spatial environment made up of ... The entorhinal cortex contributes to the processing and integration of geometric properties and information in the environment ... Hafting, T.; Fyhn, M.; Molden, S.; Moser, M.; Moser, E. I. (2005). "Microstructure of a spatial map in the entorhinal cortex". ...
*  Memory consolidation
... magnetic resonance imaging have allowed them to improve their distinction between the hippocampus and the entorhinal cortex ... As memories age there are long-term interactions between the hippocampus and neo-cortex and this leads to the establishment of ... During this stage the hippocampus is 'teaching' the cortex more and more about the information and when the information is ... Therefore, from one week and beyond the initial training experience, the memory is slowly transferred to the neo-cortex where ...
*  Recognition memory
... including the perirhinal cortex and entorhinal cortex, but her hippocampus and parahippocampal cortex were spared. She ... Moreover, studies conducted on monkeys and dogs have confirmed that perinhinal and entorhinal cortex lesions fail to affect ... The memories are transferred from the hippocampus to the broader lateral neocortex via the entorhinal cortex. This helps ... whereas familiarity is attributed to the perirhinal cortex and broader temporal cortex in general, however, there is debate ...
*  Grid cell
The entorhinal cortex is a strip of tissue running along the back edge of the rat brain from the ventral to the dorsal sides. ... Because the entorhinal cortex provides by far the largest input to the hippocampus, it was clearly important to understand the ... The entorhinal cortex is no exception: like the hippocampus, it receives cholinergic and GABAergic input from the medial septal ... They found that in the dorsal part of medial entorhinal cortex (MEC), cells had sharply defined place fields like in the ...
*  Speed cells
... are present in the medial Entorhinal cortex. They form a part of a larger set of neurons that are involved in ... Kropff Em; Carmichael J E; Moser M-B; Moser E-I (2015). "Speed cells in the medial entorhinal cortex". Nature. 523: 419-424. ... The other neurons are located in the entorhinal cortex or the Hippocampus. They include Place cells, Grid cells, Boundary cell ... Alzheimers' disease involves damage to the entorhinal cortex. This area contains most of the cells involved in cognitive ...
*  Olfactory bulb mitral cell
Axons of the mitral cells transfer information to a number of areas in the brain, including the piriform cortex, entorhinal ... Projections also go to the entorhinal cortex. Anatomical connectivity of a mitral cell axon can be quite different depending on ... Whereas piriform cortex is innervated mostly randomly, projections to the anterior olfactory nucleus and amygdala retain some ... A major integrative center is the piriform cortex, where mitral cells make non-topographic projections to pyramidal cells which ...
*  Muscarinic acetylcholine receptor
Egorov, Alexei (2002). "Graded persistent activity in entorhinal cortex neurons". Nature. 420: 173-178. doi:10.1038/nature01171 ...
*  Hippocampus
... comes from the entorhinal cortex via the perforant path. The entorhinal cortex (EC) is strongly and reciprocally connected with ... The perforant path is the main output pathway of the entorhinal cortex (EC). The flow of information in the hippocampus is ... However, later work did confirm that the olfactory bulb does project into the ventral part of the lateral entorhinal cortex, ... Solstad T, Boccara CN, Kropff E, Moser MB, Moser EI (Dec 2008). "Representation of geometric borders in the entorhinal cortex ...
*  Olfactory imprinting in sheep
... piriform cortex, medial and cortical nuclei of the amygdala; orbitofrontal and frontal medial cortex, and entorhinal cortex). ...
*  Limbic system
Piriform cortex, part of the olfactory system. Entorhinal cortex, related with memory and associative components. Hippocampus ... entorhinal cortex, and limbic midbrain areas. The limbic system supports a variety of functions including emotion, behavior, ... It has also been referred to as the paleomammalian cortex. It is not a separate system but a collection of structures from the ... They receive input from the cerebral cortex, which sends outputs to the motor centers in the brain stem. A part of the basal ...
*  Spatial view cells
Jacobs J, Kahana MJ, Ekstrom AD, Mollison MV, Fried I (April 2010). "A sense of direction in human entorhinal cortex". Proc. ... Cortex. 9 (3): 197-212. doi:10.1093/cercor/9.3.197. PMID 10355900. de Araujo IE, Rolls ET, Stringer SM (2001). "A view model ...
*  Boundary cell
In medial entorhinal cortex border/boundary cells comprise about 10% of local population, being intermingled with grid cells ... entorhinal cortex and pre- and para-subiculum where they were described variously as "BVCs", "boundary cells" and "border cells ... presubiculum and entorhinal cortex. O'Keefe and Burgess had noted that the firing fields of place cells, which ... "Influence of boundary removal on the spatial representations of the medial entorhinal cortex". Hippocampus. 18 (12): 1270-1282 ...
*  Motion perception
Because cells in the Medial Entorhinal Cortex (MEC) encode information about position (grid cells) and movement (head direction ... Sargolini, F. (5 May 2006). "Conjunctive Representation of Position, Direction, and Velocity in Entorhinal Cortex". Science. ... "Microstructure of a spatial map in the entorhinal cortex". Nature. 436 (7052): 801-806. Bibcode:2005Natur.436..801H. doi: ... "Instability in the Place Field Location of Hippocampal Place Cells after Lesions Centered on the Perirhinal Cortex" (PDF). The ...
*  Head direction cells
... retrosplenial cortex, and entorhinal cortex, and subcortical regions including the thalamus (the anterior dorsal and the ... Recently, substantial numbers of HD cells have been found in the medial entorhinal cortex, intermingled with spatially tuned ... "Topography of head direction cells in medial entorhinal cortex". Current Biology. 24 (3): 252-262. doi:10.1016/j.cub.2013.12. ... Chen, LL; Lin LH; Green EJ; Barnes CA; McNaughton BL (1994). "Head-direction cells in the rat posterior cortex. I. Anatomical ...
*  Epigenetics of neurodegenerative diseases
... and in entorhinal cortex layer II (Mastroeni et al., 2010) of human AD patients, both of which are susceptible to AD pathology ... Pieper HC, Evert BO, Kaut O, Riederer PF, Waha A, Wüllner U. "Different methylation of the TNF-alpha promoter in cortex and ... "Epigenetic modifications in frontal cortex from Alzheimer's disease and bipolar disorder patients." Transl Psychiatry. 2 (2012 ... is an inherited disorder that causes progressive degeneration of neurons within the cerebral cortex and striatum of the brain ( ...
*  Elizabeth A. Buffalo
Killian, N. J., Jutras, M. J., & Buffalo, E. A. (2012). A map of visual space in the primate entorhinal cortex. Nature, 491( ... "A map of visual space in the primate entorhinal cortex". Nature. 491 (7426). doi:10.1038/nature11587. ISSN 1476-4687. Buffalo, ... Buffalo, E. A., Reber, P. J., & Squire, L. R. (1998). The human perirhinal cortex and recognition memory. Hippocampus, 8(4), ... especially the perirhinal cortex. Other work on memory function aims is to identify how changes associated with aging or ...
*  Cognitive map
Other than the medial entorhinal cortex, the presubiculum and parietal cortex have also been implicated in the generation of ... Connections from the postrhinal cortex and the medial entorhinal cortex provide spatial information to the hippocampus. ... Connections from the perirhinal cortex and lateral entorhinal cortex provide nonspatial information. The integration of this ... While not located in the hippocampus, grid cells from within the medial entorhinal cortex have also been implicated in the ...
*  Hippocampal formation
Though massive direct input from the olfactory bulb to the entorhinal cortex has subsequently been found, the current view is ... and entorhinal cortex. The hippocampal formation is thought to play a role in memory, spatial navigation and control of ... in concert with the anterior cingulate cortex) in the control of attention. In 1971, John O'Keefe and his student Jonathan ...
*  Deficiency of RbAp48 protein and memory loss
Human postmortem tissue was collected from both DG and entorhinal cortex (EC). Entorhinal cortex is a neighboring subregion ... Many studies showed that Alzheimer's disease (AD) ameliorates memory by first acting on the entorhinal cortex (EC) which is the ... Postmortem studies suggest that the entorhinal cortex (EC) and the subiculum are the hippocampal subregions most affected by AD ...
*  Hippocampus anatomy
These axons arise from layer 2 of the entorhinal cortex (EC), and terminate in the dentate gyrus and CA3. There is also a ... These fibers start from the ventral part of entorhinal cortex (EC) and contain commissural (EC◀▶Hippocampus) and Perforant path ... Most external input comes from the adjoining entorhinal cortex, via the axons of the so-called perforant path. ... In the rat, some medial and lateral entorhinal axons (entorhinal ▶ CA1 projection) pass through alveus towards the CA1 stratum ...
*  Attila Losonczy
... plasticity and memory by entorhinal cortex long-range inhibition". Science. 351: aaa5694. doi:10.1126/science.aaa5694. Lovett- ...
*  Schaffer collateral
The entorhinal cortex sends the main input to the dentate gyrus (perforant pathway). From the granule cells of the dentate ... Schaffer collateral synapses have been used as a sample synapse, a typical excitatory glutamatergic synapse in the cortex that ... a typical excitatory glutamatergic synapse in the cortex that has very well been studied in order to try to identify the rules ...
*  Distributed practice
It is divided into two parts, the perirhinal cortex and the entorhinal cortex. Distributed practice exists to a limited degree ... In summary, damage to either the hippocampus or the rhinal cortices, which result in memory deficits in different areas, also ... the hippocampus and the surrounding Rhinal cortices. Each plays an important role in learning, and therefore in learning ... shows that the effects of practice can be essentially removed through reduction in working memory ability The rhinal cortex is ...
*  Theta wave
... including all parts of the hippocampus as well as the entorhinal cortex, perirhinal cortex, retrosplenial cortex, medial ... and the most significant input driving them comes from the entorhinal cortex, via the direct EC→CA1 pathway. Another important ... Theta rhythms are very strong in rodent hippocampi and entorhinal cortex during learning and memory retrieval, and are believed ... "Subthreshold Na+-dependent theta-like rhythmicity in entorhinal cortex layer II stellate cells". Nature. 342 (6246): 175-177. ...
*  Border cell
The term Border cell might refer to: Border cell (brain) of entorhinal cortex. Border cells (Drosophila) in the ovary of a ...
*  Fascia dentata
Its primary input is the perforant path from the superficial layers of entorhinal cortex. Its principal neurons are tiny ...
*  Metabotropic glutamate receptor
All mGluRs except mGluR6 are thought to exist in the hippocampus and entorhinal cortex. It is thought that mGluRs play a role ... They are found in pre- and postsynaptic neurons in synapses of the hippocampus, cerebellum, and the cerebral cortex, as well as ... Receptors in groups II and III reduce the activity of postsynaptic potentials, both excitatory and inhibitory, in the cortex. ... "Activation of metabotropic glutamate 2/3 receptors reverses the effects of NMDA receptor hypofunction on prefrontal cortex unit ...