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A biased competition account of attention and memory in Alzheimer's disease.

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The common view of Alzheimer's disease (AD) is that of an age-related memory disorder, i.e. declarative memory deficits are the first signs of the disease and associated with progressive brain changes in the medial temporal lobes and the default mode network. However, two findings challenge this view. First, new model-based tools of attention research have revealed that impaired selective attention accompanies memory deficits from early pre-dementia AD stages on. Second, very early distribute...

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10.1098/rstb.2013.0062

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
Role:
Author
Journal:
Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences
Volume:
368
Issue:
1628
Pages:
20130062
Publication date:
2013-10-01
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EISSN:
1471-2970
ISSN:
0962-8436
Source identifiers:
429749
Language:
English
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pubs:429749
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uuid:37f278af-b33a-4fb0-8ad3-ffb9aa9f7371
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pubs:429749
Deposit date:
2014-07-11

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