News

Not Hard-Wired, but Plastic? - How a Child's Brain Adapted to Having a Sixth of it Removed

August 2, 2018
The amazing recovery of a child after having a sixth of his brain removed demonstrates just how plastic the brain can be! After having part of his right 'visual center' removed, the function of the removed area of the brain was located to the left hemisphere. In this article, Dr. Sabine Kastner discusses the amazing plasticity... Read more about Not Hard-Wired, but Plastic? - How a Child's Brain Adapted to Having a Sixth of it Removed