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The process whereby a representation of past experience is elicited.

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Alzheimer's disease

... So if they were told something about a doctor's appointment or when somebody was coming to visit they might fail to create this memory and not recall it later. Language would have been learned a long time before, and therefore would still be accessible. Which isn't to say that they will have ...

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by Babybel56
Fri Feb 28, 2014 8:42 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Alzheimer's disease
Replies: 2
Views: 198

Re: Are predators always smarter than their prey?

... encounter with a novel attacker (Figure 3). They found that the inhibition impaired immediate escape responses by lizards and limited learning and recall during future encounters. Thus, elevated corticosteroids are necessary for not only antipredatory behaviors but also aversive learning in prey ...

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by Gannet
Tue Feb 25, 2014 11:43 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are predators always smarter than their prey?
Replies: 12
Views: 3974

Re: Re:

... the significance of this observation. I have looked at a fair number of blood films and bacterial samples in my life, but unfortunately I do not recall ever seeing a case of bartonellosis among those, so I do not know for certain how it should look. Without special stains most bacteria simply ...

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by biohazard
Tue Dec 10, 2013 2:02 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: What do you think these are, in my blood?
Replies: 16
Views: 3466

experiences occur separately?

... never depended on the subject's awareness of it; the visual experience occurs whether the machine says yes or no. Of course, the subject may recall that the visual experience and the thoughts about it occurred simulataneously, but this could simply be an artifact of how their brain processes ...

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by wildfunguy
Wed Oct 09, 2013 2:25 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: experiences occur separately?
Replies: 2
Views: 672

Remembering some people's faces/voices better than others

For example, since meeting this person, I have not been able to picture her in my mind nor recall her voice well at all. In fact, I always picture her as another woman I know for some reason. (How unintentionally rude!) She [the woman I can never recall] is probably ...

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by animus
Sun Jun 24, 2012 9:36 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Remembering some people's faces/voices better than others
Replies: 2
Views: 1294
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