Brain scans reveal how the human brain compensates when one hemisphere is removed

Brain scans reveal how the human brain compensates when one hemisphere is removed

thomas.johnson
Tue, 11/26/2019 – 09:37

Researchers studying six adults who had one of their brain hemispheres removed during childhood to reduce epileptic seizures found that the remaining half of the brain formed unusually strong connections between different functional brain networks, which potentially help the body to function as if the brain were intact.

Source: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Biomedical Engineering- News

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