and another quickie question....hippocampus this time...
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Sun Feb 18 02:09:52 EST 2001
In article <96kbc3$rv13 at eccws12.dearborn.ford.com>, "Andrew T. Austin"
<slightlynervous at NOSPAMbtinternet.com> wrote:
> Is there any difference in the function of memory played between the left
> and right hippocampus's?
> Andrew "should it be hippocampii?" Austin.
Yes, it is just like you would expect -- i.e., verbal (left) and spatial
(right), but the effects of losing one is not nearly equal to half of
the effect of losing both... the amnesia is mild
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