Perrhinal Cortex

Ho & Burwell (2014)

Citation: Ho & Burwell (2014). Perirhinal and postrhinal functional inputs to the hippocampus. In Space, Time, and Memory in the Hippocampus. Ch. 2 (pg. 55-81)

This chapter gives an overview of the functions of two neighboring cortical areas involved in the hippocampal system: the perirhinal (PER) and postrhinal (POR) cortices. These areas are largely thought of as being important for object memory and visuospatial memory, respectively.

It has been demonstrated that (more…)