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Enhanced Memory for Scenes Presented at Behaviorally Relevant Points in Time

  • Jeffrey Y. Lin mail,

    jytlin@u.washington.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Amanda D. Pype,

    Affiliation: Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Scott O. Murray,

    Affiliation: Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Geoffrey M. Boynton

    Affiliation: Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Published: March 16, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1000337

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Posted by plosbiology on 04 May 2010 at 15:00 GMT

The ability to remember a briefly presented scene depends on a number of factors, such as its saliency, novelty, degree of threat, or behavioral relevance to a task.
http://plosbiology.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pbio.1000337#article1.front1.article-meta1.abstract2.p1

Data for this study are available here: http://depts.washington.edu/viscog/Research/EnhancedMemory.rar

No competing interests declared.