Brain Imaging Reveals New Language Circuits14 years, 8 months ago
Posted on Dec 29, 2004, 5 a.m.
By Bill Freeman
The language network of the brain seemed simpler in the past. One brain area was recognized to be critical for the production of language, another for its comprehension. A dense bundle of nerve fibers connected the two. But there have always been naysayers who pointed to evidence that failed to fit this tidy picture.