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The Hippocampal–entorhinal Cortex Maps Abstract Relational Knowledge

To help us navigate, the brain encodes information about the positions of landmarks in space in a series of maps. These maps are housed by two neighbouring brain regions called the hippocampus and entorhinal cortex. These regions also encode information about non-spatial relationships, for example, between two events that often occur close together in time. […]