Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Brain plasticity and autism, New study provides hope

White matter study shows brain capable of learning complex tasks well into adulthood

"This work is contributing to a new understanding that the brain stays this plastic organ throughout your life, capable of change," Schlegel says. "Knowing what actually happens in the organization of the brain when you are learning has implications for the development of new models of learning as well as potential interventions in cases of stroke and brain damage."


No comments:

Post a Comment

Autism - Google News

The Autism Retort: 25 Newest Blogs Posts

ShareThis