Brain development and brain repair.
Presenter: Marc Tessier-Lavigne
Published: January 2010
Age: 18-22 and upwards
Views: 900 views
Source/institution: Royal Society
The human brain is made up of close to a trillion nerve cells (or neurons), each of which makes connections with, on average, hundreds of other nerve cells, to form the complex neuronal circuits that control all brain activities, including perception, emotion, the control of movement, and consciousness.