Where in the human body is the hippocampus?

in every nerve ending
in kidneys
in the liver
in the brain
A hip­pocam­pus is a rather small struc­ture placed in the temporal lobe of the cerebral cortex of the te­len­cephalon. The hip­pocam­pus plays an im­por­tant role in the transfer of in­for­ma­tion from the short­-term memory to the long-term memory.

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in every nerve ending
in kidneys
in the liver
in the brain
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flagAustria
7%
0%
0%
92%
14
flagCanada
10%
12%
0%
75%
48
flagRepublic of Ireland
9%
6%
9%
75%
33
flagAustralia
8%
8%
4%
75%
24
flagthe Netherlands
17%
4%
8%
69%
23
flagSingapore
13%
4%
9%
68%
22
flagMalaysia
15%
5%
10%
68%
19
flagPoland
13%
10%
10%
66%
10408
flagthe United States
9%
10%
8%
66%
708
flagGermany
10%
8%
13%
66%
165
flagLithuania
5%
5%
22%
66%
18
flagthe United Kingdom
12%
10%
11%
63%
305
flagFrance
12%
12%
9%
63%
33
flagSpain
7%
23%
7%
61%
13
flagthe United Arab Emirates
9%
13%
13%
59%
22
flagIndia
9%
12%
13%
58%
231
flagPakistan
5%
14%
14%
58%
34
flagSweden
7%
15%
23%
53%
13
flagthe Philippines
3%
21%
15%
51%
52
flagUnknown
20%
17%
12%
47%
89

Gender

men56%
women61%
in every nerve ending
18%
14%
in kidneys
11%
11%
in the liver
13%
12%
in the brain
56%
61%

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Author: Paweł Kołodziejczyk
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