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Curr Biol. 2004 Jul 27;14(14):R573-4.

Working memory: imaging the magic number four.

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MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, 15, Chaucer Road, Cambridge CB2 2EF, UK. adrian.owen@mrc-cbu.cam.ac.uk

Abstract

Many brain regions have been implicated in memory performance, but the relationship between memory capacity and neural activity has not been clear. Recent studies show that activity in the posterior parietal cortex increases with working memory load, implicating this region in the storage of representations in visual memory.

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15268879
DOI:
10.1016/j.cub.2004.07.016
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