Unformatted text preview: children's story? 6. Neuroscientist Mriganka Sur rewired the brains of _________ so that the signals from the eyes fed into the auditory cortex instead of the visual cortex. 7. Experiments by _____ suggest that the visual system of the human fetus is subjected to self-generated "test patterns" in utero that helps it set up useful circuits to deal with the outside world. 8. The sensory system used for _______ is the only sensory system that uses one specific protein in the sensory cell for each type of unique input. 9. A group of scientists developed a genetically altered mouse in which all of the connections between neurons were rendered non-functional. When born, the brain of this mouse was found to be anatomically ____________. 10. Martha Farah studied a boy who suffered brain damage from meningitis one day after birth. His overall intelligence was normal but he could not...
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- Spring '08
- Pinker, complex behavior, Neuroscientist Mriganka Sur, highly specialized circuits, simple neural networks