Brain and Mind Institute

2010 News

Oct. 10, 2010 | BBC News Health
Deaf people 'can rewire brains'
People deaf from birth may be able to reassign the area of their brain used for hearing to boost their sight, suggests a study.
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Oct. 10, 2010 | Healthzone
Brain sees what it can’t hear, study finds
People born deaf can see with parts of their brain that normally process sound, a new University of Western Ontario study says.


May 17, 2010 | Western News
Owen joins Centre for Brain and Mind
One of the world's foremost neuroscientists, Adrian Owen, has been recruited to The University of Western Ontario as a Canada Excellence Research Chair (CERC) and will bring his remarkable research program from the University of Cambridge.