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Additive effects of forgetting and fornix transfection in the temporal gradient of retrograde amnesia.

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Nine Rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta) learned to discriminate among 320 complex naturalistic scenes (Set A) for food reward. Six months later they learned to discriminate among a further 192 scenes (Set B). Immediately after learning Set B the animals were given a preoperative retention test of both sets, consisting of a single trial with every scene they had learned. Three monkeys were then operated upon to transect the fornix, the other six forming an unoperated control group. Two weeks afte...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Neuropsychologia
Volume:
31
Issue:
10
Pages:
1055-1066
Publication date:
1993-10-01
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EISSN:
1873-3514
ISSN:
0028-3932
Source identifiers:
21474
Language:
English
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pubs:21474
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uuid:cfa6eb23-ab0b-47c1-83cd-f16d000c2038
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pubs:21474
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2012-12-19

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