Exam 4- PSB
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Exam 4- PSB
Memory can be divided broadly into
explicit, implicit, emotional
____________ is memory for facts
The famous patient who has been studied to determine the involvement of the hippocampus in memory is named
Bilateral hippocampal damage is associated with severe amnesia, but spared
The uncinate fasciculus is a fiber pathway connecting
The anterior temporal lobe and orbital frontal cortex
Damage to the uncinate fasciculus is associated with
object naming defficits
Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome is a reaction to ____ and can result from prolonged alcohol use.
Programmed cell death
Due to a link between ___ and the 21st chromosome, almost all people with Down’s syndrome develop Alzheimer’s Disease.
beta-amyloid precursor protein (APP)
The prefrontal cortex receives input from the ____ of the thalamus
Damage to the dorsal and lateral part of the
prefrontal cortex is associated with impairments in____during the Wisconsin Card Sort.
The dorsal and lateral prefrontal cortex is proposed to be part of a network for
They hypothalamus coordinates_____behaviors
The largest nucleus in the ventral striatum is referred to as the ___
Pleasurable stimuli cause increased release of dopamine in
In general, stimulants lead to _____spine density and dendritic complexity.
Opiates lead to ____ spine density and dendritic complexity.