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  • adj. Pertaining to the hippocampus.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the hippocampus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to the hippocampus of the brain.

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Examples

  • A false statement from a noncredible source that is at first not believed can gain credibility during the months it takes to reprocess memories from short-term hippocampal storage to longer-term cortical storage.

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  • First, we found that action potentials in hippocampal neurons were initiated not only at the axon hillock, as in motor neurons, but also at a second site, which we inferred to be the apical dendrites.

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  • Pang PT, Teng HK, Zaitsev E, Woo NT, Sakata K, et al. (2004) Cleavage of proBDNF by tPA/plasmin is essential for long-term hippocampal plasticity.

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  • [4] In the brain structure, the hippocampus lies under the medial temporal lobe, It is sometimes grouped together with other structures such as the denate gyrus creating what is known as the hippocampal formation.

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  • [12] The brain structure, the hippocampus lies under the medial temporal lobe, It is sometimes grouped together with other structures such as the denate gyrus creating what is known as the hippocampal formation.

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  • AKAP5 rich regions, such as hippocampal dendrites, are also abundant in RII subunits

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  • Additionally, this imaging may suggest a pattern of cerebral atrophy such as hippocampal atrophy that suggests a higher risk of progression to a neurodegenerative dementia.

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  • RESULTS: Full-scale IQ was found to be significantly correlated with intracranial, cerebral, temporal lobe, hippocampal, and cerebellar volume but not with caudate and lateral ventricle volume.

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  • As the authors stated, Exercise training increased hippocampal volume by two percent, effectively reversing age-related loss in volume by one to two years.

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  • Researchers found that there was some memory improvement in both groups, but "in the aerobic exercise group, increased hippocampal volume was directly related to improvements in memory performance."

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