Saturday May 27th 2017

First map of core white matter connections reveals that not all brain connections are equally important

For the first time, neuroscientists have systematically identified the white matter “scaffold” of the human brain, the critical communications network that supports brain function.Their work, published in the open-source journal Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, has major implications for understanding brain injury and disease.

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First map of core white matter connections reveals that not all brain connections are equally important

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