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Cerebellum offers clues to nature of human intelligence

March 9th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 9 (ANI): A new research has shed light on the nature of human intelligence.The study has suggested that grey matter volume in the 'cerebellum' at the back of the brain ... Read more...

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Mom’s voice activates newborn’s language learning

December 20th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 20 (IANS) A mother's voice activates parts of her baby's brain responsible for language learning. Researchers at the University of Montreal made the discovery after performing electrical recordings on the ... Read more...

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Mother’s voice really is special to babies

December 16th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): Researchers from the University of Montreal and the Sainte-Justine University Hospital Research Centre have found that a mother's voice plays a special role in activating newborn's brain.The research ... Read more...

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Scientists uncover ‘genetic switch’ that can trigger leukaemia

September 28th, 2009 - 11:44 am ICT by ANI
London, September 28 (ANI): Experts at the Wellcome Trust/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute at Cambridge University have identified a broken genetic "switch" that can trigger leukaemia, and believe that this breakthrough may ... Read more...

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Scientists construct first ever genetic linkage map for saltwater crocodile

July 29th, 2009 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 29 (ANI): A team of scientists has constructed a first-generation genetic linkage map for the saltwater crocodile Crocodylus porosus.Dr Lee Miles, from the University of Sydney, worked with a team ... Read more...

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