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Ten-year project redraws the map of bird brains


September 17, 2013

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Pursuing their interests in using the brains of birds as a model for the human brain, an international team of researchers led by Duke University neuroscientist Erich Jarvis and his collaborators Chun-Chun Chen and Kazuhiro Wada have just completed a mapping of the bird brain based on a 10-year exploration of the tiny cerebrums of eight species of birds.Full Story

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