Prolonged rote learning produces delayed memory facilitation and metabolic changes in the hippocampus of the ageing human brain

Conclusions
Results suggest that repeated activation of memory structures facilitates anamnesis and may promote neuronal plasticity in the ageing brain, and that compliance is a key factor in such facilitation as the effect was confined to those who engaged fully with the training.

from BMC Neuroscience

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