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The Business-Like Brain
Ed Bullmore, Neurologist

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  • Thursday 19 June 2014, 7.00PM to 8pm
  • Free admission
    Booking required
  • Berrick Saul Building, University of York (map|getting to campus)

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Like a business, the brain network is designed to minimise cost and add value. Highly connected hub nodes of the network are biologically expensive but arguably worth it because they facilitate higher order mental functions. Join Neuroscientist, Ed Bullmore, as he discusses how these high-cost/high-value hubs may also be points of special vulnerability for many brain disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease and schizophrenia.

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