autobiographic memory

autobiographic memory

memory of one's personal history and identity.
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She added: 'Brain scans of people with sleep apnoea show they have a significant loss of grey matter from regions that overlap with the autobiographic memory network.'
The left hippocampus plays an important role in episodic and autobiographic memory while the right hippocampus is more important for spatial memory [31] The right hippocampal volume was positively correlated with delayed memory in both men and women, the left hippocampal volume was positively correlated with immediate memory in both men and women, and the left hippocampal volume was also positively correlated with delayed memory in both men and women (though the correlation in women was only at the trend level [p = 0.054]).