The Key Functions of the Hippocampus

What is hippocampus? Hippocampus, region of the brain that is associated primarily with memory.The hippocampus, which is located in the inner (medial) region of the temporal lobe, forms part of the limbic system, which is particularly important in regulating emotional responses. It receives afferent inputs from the cingulate gyrus, dentate gyrus, contralateral hippocampus, parahippocampal gyrus, […]