Protein Synthesis and Memory Formation
A role for macromolecules in the storage of behavioral information has long been championed.(1–5) This postulated role remains at present highly inferential, even though many investigators have attempted to confirm or to disprove it. Experiments have thus far produced too few constraints for those who would theorize on the biological basis of learning and memory. While we are clearly at a very speculative stage, the ranks of experimenters are growing, and with them the firm hope that an assault on this least-known aspect of living systems is underway.
KeywordsProtein Synthesis Memory Formation Intracerebral Injection Intracranial Injection Amnestic Effect
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