Hippocampus Anatomy Video

…previous post on the hippocampus, here’s a video posted by drbobrd on YouTube. He uses a model of a brain to explain some brain anatomy, including the hippocampus and fornix….

Frontal Lobes and Memory

…the medial temporal lobes are larely responsible for the creation of new memories. Without the hippocampus and the surrounding area people have anterograde amnesia, which is the inability to form…

On Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementias

…affected. AD typically affects the ventromedial frontal and dorsomedial temporal lobes first. The medial portions of the temporal lobes (e.g., hippocampus and parahippocampal gyrus) are heavily involved in memory processes….