Memory transfer between snails challenges view of how brain remembers


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Memory transfer between snails challenges view of how brain remembers -
neuroscience  from twitter
may 2018 by rdr
Ryan knows Glanzman and trusts his work. He said he believes the data in the new paper. But he doesn’t think the behavior of the snails, or the cells, proves that RNA is transferring memories. He said he doesn’t understand how RNA, which works on a time scale of minutes to hours, could be causing memory recall that is almost instantaneous, or how RNA could connect numerous parts of the brain, like the auditory and visual systems, that are involved in more complex memorie
memory  neuroscience  brain  snails  rna 
may 2018 by yorksranter