News tagged with brain regions

Trial and error: The brain learns from mistakes

In the developing brain, countless nerve connections are made which turn out to be inappropriate and as a result must eventually be removed. The process of establishing a neuronal network does not always prove precise or ...

dateFeb 08, 2011 in Neuroscience
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Fighter pilots' brains are 'more sensitive'

( -- Cognitive tests and MRI scans have shown significant differences in the brains of fighter pilots when compared to a control group, according to a new study led by scientists from UCL.

dateDec 14, 2010 in Neuroscience
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Attempting to predict epileptic seizure

While the causes of epileptic seizures continue to confound brain researchers, scientists have been exploring how changes in the coordinated activity of brain networks, as monitored through electrodes, might help predict ...

dateDec 14, 2010 in Medical research
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