Government Embarks on Brain Map

February 19, 2013

The U.S. government is planning a large-scale project that seeks to map the human brain. The idea "is to organize a national effort to crack the problem" of how the brain functions at its deepest levels, and how various neurological ailments might be better treated, said John Donoghue, a neuroscientist at Brown University who is involved in the project. Read more...