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
5%
0%
0%
94%
17
flagUkraine
3%
3%
3%
88%
27
flagCanada
10%
12%
0%
76%
50
flagAustralia
8%
8%
4%
76%
25
flagRepublic of Ireland
10%
8%
8%
72%
37
flagSingapore
13%
4%
9%
68%
22
flagMalaysia
15%
5%
10%
68%
19
flagthe United States
8%
10%
8%
67%
759
flagGermany
10%
8%
13%
67%
173
flagthe Netherlands
17%
3%
10%
67%
28
flagPoland
12%
10%
10%
66%
11779
flagLithuania
5%
5%
22%
66%
18
flagFrance
11%
11%
8%
65%
35
flagPakistan
4%
11%
14%
64%
42
flagthe United Kingdom
12%
11%
12%
62%
336
flagIndia
10%
12%
12%
58%
257
flagthe United Arab Emirates
14%
14%
11%
55%
27
flagUnknown
17%
15%
11%
54%
132
flagthe Philippines
3%
21%
15%
51%
52
flagSweden
13%
20%
20%
46%
15

Gender

men57%
women61%
in every nerve ending
17%
14%
in kidneys
11%
12%
in the liver
13%
12%
in the brain
57%
61%

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Author: Paweł Kołodziejczyk
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