NEWS: Rewiring the Brain

From: Max More (
Date: Fri Apr 21 2000 - 14:27:58 MDT

A new vision: rewiring the brain
Scientists reroute visual inputs to auditory cortex in ferrets
LONDON, April 19 Scientists say they have rewired the visual input of
young animals to a part of the brain normally used for hearing,
demonstrating a versatility of function that might someday lead to
treatments for brain damage and blindness.

Max More, Ph.D.
President, Extropy Institute.
CEO, MoreLogic Solutions. or

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