The Human Connectome Project is enabling us to see how the brain communicates within itself. The connection between neurons and between areas of the brain demonstrates how mental processes, such as cognition, emotion, mood and behavior really work. This study will bring a new focus to neurological function, brain injury, brain plasticity and to an expanded view of mental health disorders.
Click here is read a brief summary of the project in Discovery magazine. And, stay aware of this project as it will continue to provide us with new knowledge about the brain and its functions.
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