gabryel

How does the brain store our memories?

Hello everyone! My assignment is due next monday and I haven't got a clue how to solve it. The question is about the working of brain store in our memories.
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damyen
"Memory is believed to be stored in neuron connections. It is theorized that everytime you recall a memory what is occurring is you are tracing through a specific neuron pathway. (This is a great simplification). Chemical reactions in the brain? After several neuroscience courses, I think the most relevant ""reaction"" (although it is not actually a reaction, but a receptor/ligand system) is the LTP system (long term potential). Basically it is the mechanism the brain uses to solidify new neuron connections. At a conference at the University of Toronto, acquiring memory was described as the formation of new synapses in the brain. "
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stefan18
"it will require many nerves, each has electric power charge, neuronal path ways be connected nerves in order that that impose tin hook betwenn these people, the mind picks up this strength and also route of your charge like a storage, if we repetition goods the actual trails grow to be more robust so additional chrage might be done and then we remmber tham best. "
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