Creating a False Memory in the Hippocampus

Science MAG - Memories can be unreliable. We created a false memory in mice by optogenetically manipulating memory engram–bearing cells in the hippocampus. Dentate gyrus (DG) or CA1 neurons activated by exposure to a particular context were labeled with channelrhodopsin-2.

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-Mezzo-2932d ago

Man, it's always the Mice at the receiving end of all these tests.