Logo

Brain Asymmetry of Structure and/or Function

Small book cover: Brain Asymmetry of Structure and/or Function

Brain Asymmetry of Structure and/or Function
by

Publisher: MDPI AG
ISBN-13: 9783038425519
Number of pages: 158

Description:
Research on asymmetry in a broad range of species, including humans, is presented in the chapters of this book. The various contributions report on and discuss behavioural lateralization, asymmetries in sensory receptors and neural organisation and the role of genes, hormones and environmental factors in the expression of lateralization. The likely advantages or disadvantages of having brain asymmetry are addressed in some chapters.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(16MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: ElectroencephalographyElectroencephalography
by - American Epilepsy Society
The EEG is an electrophysiological technique for the recording of electrical activity arising from the human brain. Given its exquisite temporal sensitivity, the main utility of EEG is in the evaluation of dynamic cerebral functioning.
(6359 views)
Book cover: The Epilepsies: Seizures, Syndromes and ManagementThe Epilepsies: Seizures, Syndromes and Management
by - Bladon Medical Publishing
An exhaustive account of the classification and management of epileptic disorders. The author gives clear and didactic guidance on the diagnosis, treatment and ongoing management of the full spectrum of epileptic syndromes.
(14462 views)
Book cover: From Molecules to Minds: Challenges for the 21st CenturyFrom Molecules to Minds: Challenges for the 21st Century
by - National Academies Press
The workshop 'From Molecules to Minds' was organized so that representatives of all corners of the neuroscience world could provide updates on the latest advances in the field, and then discuss how they related to the concept of Grand Challenges.
(7292 views)
Book cover: Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) ApplicationsDeep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Applications
by - MDPI AG
The issue is dedicated to applications of Deep Brain Stimulation and we highlight the new developments that are taking place in the field. These include the application of new technology to existing indications, as well as 'new' indications.
(3853 views)