Spatial Cognition: Prenatal Alcohol Exposure and the Memory Puzzle
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We navigate through space using the coordinated activity of spatially sensitive cells in the hippocampus. A new study shows that moderate prenatal alcohol exposure alters multiple features of hippocampal spatial responses, leading to inflexible and less precise representations of our surroundings.
Developmental Psychology | Psychology | Social and Behavioral Sciences
Wirt, R. A.,
McNeela, A. M.,
Hyman, J. M.
Spatial Cognition: Prenatal Alcohol Exposure and the Memory Puzzle.
Current Biology, 30(18),