Originally Posted by jmac7142
Memories are stored by neurons in the hippocampus. And proteins aren't cells, they're mearly processed by cells and used for energy.
Forgot a bit in there. But from what I remember basically there are cells that use protein to store information, or process information to store it into the protein, I forget but it's something along those lines.
Either way, the data is physical and not something that just "happens" to be.