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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flagAustralia
8%
8%
4%
75%
24
flagRepublic of Ireland
9%
6%
9%
74%
31
flagCanada
11%
11%
0%
73%
42
flagSingapore
10%
5%
10%
70%
20
flagthe Netherlands
17%
4%
8%
69%
23
flagGermany
10%
7%
14%
67%
148
flagPoland
12%
10%
10%
66%
9520
flagthe United States
8%
10%
8%
66%
674
flagMalaysia
17%
5%
11%
64%
17
flagLithuania
5%
5%
23%
64%
17
flagthe United Kingdom
12%
10%
11%
63%
261
flagSpain
7%
23%
7%
61%
13
flagPakistan
6%
12%
15%
59%
32
flagSweden
8%
16%
16%
58%
12
flagIndia
9%
12%
13%
57%
215
flagFrance
13%
17%
13%
52%
23
flagthe Philippines
4%
22%
14%
51%
49
flagthe United Arab Emirates
11%
16%
16%
50%
18
flagNorway
16%
8%
16%
50%
12
flagUU
18%
22%
16%
41%
48

Gender

men56%
women61%
in every nerve ending
17%
14%
in kidneys
10%
11%
in the liver
14%
12%
in the brain
57%
61%

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Author: Paweł Kołodziejczyk
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