Day: June 23, 2014

UCI event celebrates, supports translational research

UC Irvine’s Institute for Clinical & Translational Science will host its annual Translational Research Day on Friday, June 27.

UCI study finds that learning by repetition impairs recall of details

UC Irvine neurobiologists Zachariah Reagh and Michael Yassa have found that while repetition enhances the factual content of memories, it can reduce the amount of detail stored with those memories. This means that with repeated recall, nuanced aspects may fade away. Their study appears this month in Learning & Memory.