The newsletter of the Memory Disorders Project at Rutgers University

The amygdala is a small structure lying in the medial temporal lobe which is important for the emotional content of new memories.


Further reading: J. LeDoux (1998). The Emotional Brain. New York: Simon and Schuster.

by Catherine E. Myers. Copyright © 2006 Memory Loss and the Brain
Artwork copyright © 2000 Ann L. Myers