How are memories stored in the brain? What goes wrong when Alzheimer’s disease patients lose their memory?
Can science explain how the brian strores memories? How much further does science need to go to cure Alzheimer’s disease? What are some ethical issues to be considered in a future where we might be able to manipulate memory storage in the brain?
Understanding the way our brain stores memories is exciting in itself and also opens up many possibilities to help people with memory problems.
Cells, brain, synapses, neurons, memory, action potential, synaptic plasticity, Alzheimer’s, dementia.
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Dr Mariana Vargas Caballero