memory engram


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memory engram

or memory trace
n.
An engram.
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He said that his team's experiments provide the first animal model in which false and genuine memories can be investigated at the memory engram level.
Aligned with central theory is the belief that phantom limb phenomena, especially painful phantom limb, are a result of the cerebral structures forming a memory engram or schema of the pain receptors' experience of the damage that resulted in the loss of the limb [Jensen et al.
This tenant is most vital in the early stages of skill acquisition, a time when the neuromuscular pathways and congruent motor memory engrams are being constructed from scratch.