Published in Lab Business Week, January 21st, 2007
This trend article is an immediate alert from NewsRx to identify the most recent news developments at Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
Report 1: Perceiving a simple touch may depend as much on memory, attention, and expectation as on the stimulus itself, according to new research from Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) scientists who found that monkeys' perceptions of touch match brain activity in the frontal lobe, an area that assimilates many types of neural information.
International research scholar Ranulfo Romo and Victor de Lafuente, Institute of Cellular...
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