"Neuroscientists in the United States have identified the brain region involved in that glorious "Eureka!" moment, when a solution to a puzzle suddenly appears from nowhere.
Mark Jung-Beeman and Edward Bowden of Northwestern University, and John Kounios of Drexel University, report in the Public Library of Science journal Biology today that the so-called "Aha!" moment is accompanied by a burst of telltale neural activity in the right hemisphere of the brain."
“Bioinformatics will be at the core of biology in the 21st century. In fields ranging from structural biology to genomics to biomedical imaging, ready access to data and analytical tools are fundamentally changing the way investigators in the life sciences conduct research and approach problems. Complex, computationally intensive biological problems are now being addressed and promise to significantly advance our understanding of biology and medicine. No biological discipline will be unaffected by these technological breakthroughs.”BIOINFORMATICS IN THE 21st CENTURY
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