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this is merely to denote myself about my body.

mainly on the record of some morphological, anatomial, and medical aspects.
[since 2010.05.24]
主要是記述在我學我的身體時得到的一些拉七拉雜的資料,不過我想可能不是對我自己有用而已,所以有一些我會多多少少地改成中文化。all the news may be the important informations so i would translate to short notes here. [2010.05.29]

Monday, May 24, 2010

New analysis reveals clearer picture of brain’s language areas


每日科學(2010年5月23日) - 語言是一個使我們人類之所以為人類的決定性要素。雖然有些大腦裡的區域已知與語言相關聯,但長久以來,即便使用大腦成像技術,神經科學家們仍難以清楚的瞭解這些語言區的實際運作。著有一個令人驚訝的困難時使用的,準確地了解這些'語言區'的做法。在一個新的研究發表在神經生理學雜誌,麻省理工學院神經科學家報告了一種新方法來分析大腦成像數據,可能更清楚的描繪出我們的大腦如何產生和理解的語言。


New analysis reveals clearer picture of brain’s language areas

ScienceDaily (2010-05-23) -- Language is a defining aspect of what makes us human. Although some brain regions are known to be associated with language, neuroscientists have had a surprisingly difficult time using brain imaging technology to understand exactly what these 'language areas' are doing. Neuroscientists now report on a new method to analyze brain imaging data -- one that may paint a clearer picture of how our brain produces and understands language. ... > read full article

Journal Reference:
E. Fedorenko, P. J. Hsieh, A. Nieto Castanon, S. Whitfield-Gabrieli, N. Kanwisher. A new method for fMRI investigations of language: Defining ROIs functionally in individual subjects. Journal of Neurophysiology, 2010; DOI: 10.1152/jn.00032.2010


  1. this is the first article i post here.
    i want to realize more about my body, every detail of it.[2010.05.24]

  2. i start to make short note(chinese translated), for more poeple may use.