Left or Right?

Anyone can post and discuss breaking news that interest them (please respect posting guidelines and be sure to reference properly).
Forum rules
Please be sure to check our forum's Rules & Guidelines

Left or Right?

Postby vivian maxine on February 18th, 2017, 10:44 am 

Handedness is in the spinal cord, not the brain. Whether to use the left hand or right hand is being decided by the fetus before the spinal cord and brain connect - according to this:

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2 ... 095904.htm

I thought I once read that the brain grows from the spinal cord. This sounds as though the brain is already developing and then makes a connection to the spinal cord. Right? That is not the gist of the article. Just that the suggestion of one connecting to the other got my curiosity stirring.
vivian maxine
Resident Member
 
Posts: 2835
Joined: 01 Aug 2014


Return to News Discussion Forum

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 8 guests