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Using virtual reality to identify brain areas involved in memory

02/01/2018

Image: virtual room; Copyright: Halle Dimsdale-Zucker, UC Davis

Neuroscientists use VR to investigate how memories are organized. They showed subjects movies created with virtual sketching software and asked them questions about objects inside the houses. They show that different regions of the hippocampus play different roles in remembering items in context.