Reduced capacity but spared precision and maintenance of working memory representations in schizophrenia

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  • James M Gold
  • Britta Hahn
  • Wei Wei Zhang
  • Benjamin M Robinson
  • Emily S Kappenman
  • Valerie M Beck

Colleges, School and Institutes


Working memory deficits are considered a core feature of schizophrenia. Several recent integrative articles have offered mechanistic computational and neurobiological models of the origins of this cognitive deficit.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)570-7
Number of pages8
JournalArchives of General Psychiatry
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2010


  • Adult, Case-Control Studies, Cognition Disorders, Color Perception, Female, Humans, Male, Memory Disorders, Memory, Short-Term, Models, Neurological, Neuropsychological Tests, Prefrontal Cortex, Psychotic Disorders, Reaction Time, Retention (Psychology), Schizophrenia, Schizophrenic Psychology