One Big Reason Most Brain Research Only Tells Half the Story

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“Corticocentric myopia” is a new term used to describe how many neurologists focus their research efforts on the cerebral cortex (or grey matter), which leads to neglect towards the other regions of the brain. This myopia seems to be hindering brain research. For instance, we are still unsure as to how white matter (connective tissue) is related to some mental and cognitive disorders. Read full article here

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