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Neurocognitive Architecture of Working Memory
Stockholm University, Faculty of Science, Numerical Analysis and Computer Science (NADA). KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden.
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2015 (English)In: Neuron, ISSN 0896-6273, E-ISSN 1097-4199, Vol. 88, no 1, 33-46 p.Article, review/survey (Refereed) Published
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A crucial role for working memory in temporary information processing and guidance of complex behavior has been recognized for many decades. There is emerging consensus that working-memory maintenance results from the interactions among long-term memory representations and basic processes, including attention, that are instantiated as reentrant loops between frontal and posterior cortical areas, as well as sub-cortical structures. The nature of such interactions can account for capacity limitations, lifespan changes, and restricted transfer after working-memory training. Recent data and models indicate that working memory may also be based on synaptic plasticity and that working memory can operate on non-consciously perceived information.

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2015. Vol. 88, no 1, 33-46 p.
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URN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-123536DOI: 10.1016/j.neuron.2015.09.020ISI: 000363782500004OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-123536DiVA: diva2:874595
Available from: 2015-11-27 Created: 2015-11-27 Last updated: 2015-11-27Bibliographically approved

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