Brain waves linked to working memory

A transient jump in a kind of brain wave may reveal the inner workings of memory, according to a study in mice published in Cell. The findings may hold some relevance for schizophrenia, which is characterized by altered brain waves and deficits in working memory, the brain’s temporary holding tank for information that needs to be stored and manipulated to execute a task.

Read this story at Schizophrenia Research Forum.

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