Adult ‘neurogenesis,’ observed in other species, appears not to occur in humans

Now UC San Francisco scientists have shown that in the human hippocampus — a region essential for learning and memory and one of the key places where researchers have been seeking evidence that new neurons continue to be born throughout the lifespan — neurogenesis declines throughout childhood

Read more: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/03/180307141356.htm

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