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map of the brain?

Timothy Budd p2124572 at aix00.csd.unsw.OZ.AU
Wed May 27 08:53:46 EST 1992


In article <21880 at castle.ed.ac.uk> pck at castle.ed.ac.uk (P C Knox) writes:
>peb at autodesk.com (Paul Baclace { Scheming Xanalogical Molecules Animate Cyberspace }) writes:
>
>>Is there a connectivity map of the human brain?  It would be nice
>>to have a list of <area-name, ...connections..> for all parts of 
>>the brain.  Such a map would not be too large since named areas
>>would probably be self-contained to some extent.  Obviously every
>>cell is not conected to every other cell...someone remarked to me
>>that there are around 200 pathways from the optic nerve.

The only thing more disturbing about how little we know about the brain is
how little we know about how little we know about the brain :-)

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