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Older Brains Do Make New Neurons

News   Apr 06, 2018 | Original Story from Columbia University

 
Even Old Brains Can Make New Neurons, Study Finds

A newborn neuron (upper left) in the brain of an older adult. Image: Maura Boldrini / Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons.

 
 
 

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