Their intelligence would have produced about the same result if nature had forgotten to furnish their brain-pan with a little grey matter
There was about a teaspoonful of grey matter
distributed among the entire squad, and the pupil Annette had been teaching that afternoon had come in at the tail-end of the division.
Professor Ian Deary, of Edinburgh University, said: "We have found a link between smoking and having thinner brain grey matter
in some regions.
The results showed that people with high scores for affective empathy had greater grey matter
density in the insula, a region found right in the 'middle' of the brain.
ISLAMABAD -- Child abuse can reduce the volume of grey matter
in the brain that is responsible for processing information, a new study has found.
The researchers said that their findings revealed that grey matter
volume of the right caudate of the striatum is smaller with higher pornography use, the Guardian reported.
Multi-generational exploitation of seafood by shore-based dwellers coincided with the rapid expansion of grey matter
in the cerebral cortex, which characterizes the modern human brain.
Finley Lamb, from Wallasey, who celebrates his third birthday today has PVNH - periventricular nodular heterotopia - which is characterised by some of the brain's grey matter
being in the wrong place.
The film Grey Matter
reflects on the suffering of those who as children survived the Rwandan genocide.
IA new study reveals that Nine to 10-yearold children who are aerobically fit, tend to have significantly thinner grey matter
than their "low-fit" peers, and this trimming of the outermost layer of the brain cells in the cerebrum is associated with better mathematics performance.
After analyses, it was discovered that those with overprotective parents had less grey matter
in a particular area of the prefrontal cortex than those who had had healthy relationships.
Scientists analysed 57 cognitively healthy older adults and studied the relationships between baseline cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers, longitudinal memory performance and longitudinal measures of the medial temporal lobe grey matter
using Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI).