Saturday, November 17 2018
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How neuroscience patients helped our understanding of the brain

How neuroscience patients helped our understanding of the brain

The stories of five neuroscience patients that enhanced our understanding of the brain. Includes patient 'Tan', who could understand speech but had a severely limited vocabulary of his own, leading to the discovery by Broca (pictured) that speech production and speech comprehension regions of the brain are quite separable.