Memorable first impressions

Elife. 2024 May 3:13:e98274. doi: 10.7554/eLife.98274.


Our ability to recall details from a remembered image depends on a single mechanism that is engaged from the very moment the image disappears from view.

Keywords: delay encoding; human; iconic memory; neuroscience; population coding; short-term memory; temporal dynamics.

Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Mental Recall* / physiology