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09 May 2007

A brain at rest tends to stay...in motion (BrainWork - May 2007)

Cvr_sm_brainworkAn article about the "default network," or resting states of the brain is up in the May 2007 issue of BrainWork. 

Excerpt:

What is the brain doing when it is being asked to do nothing in particular?

During the past five years, Marcus Raichle and his team at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have looked at that question. While working on other neuroimaging studies, Raichle noticed an interesting trend in brain activation when experimental participants began a cognitive task...

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