Neuroscience News: Human brain networks developing in adolescence related to evolutionary expansion

| Posted in Brain Education, Brain Research

Adolescence marks not only the period of physical maturation bridging childhood and adulthood, but also a crucial period for remodeling of the human brain. A Penn study reveals new patterns of coordinated development in the outer layer of the cerebrum of the human brain and describes how these structural patterns relate to functional networks. (March 20, 2017)

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