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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Caption: Neuroscientist Paul E. Gold and colleagues have demonstrated that new protein synthesis is not required for long-term memory formation, a discovery that challenges basic assumptions about the mechanisms of memory.
Credit: Photo by L. Brian Stauffer, U. of I. News Bureau
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