Reading Fluency Can Be Achieved Through Training
Children with reading difficulties benefit from targeted training programmes. As a result, their brain activity increases in the area of the brain known as the visual word form area. This was shown by a study with primary school pupils conducted by JARA-BRAIN scientist Prof. Dr. Stefan Heim and his team. The findings were recently published in the journal Brain Structure & Function. more
Odorants in Urine Trigger Complex Behaviour in Mice
The research findings of Prof. Marc Spehr have been published in "Cell".
Why Autists Have Difficulty Recognizing and Interpreting Faces
Prof. Thomas Nickl-Jockschat discovered that an anomaly in the visual centre is partly responsible.