Feeling Side of Brain

Terence P. Ma TPMa at MindSpring.Com
Wed Mar 3 08:19:12 EST 1999


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In article 
<qT0D2.12646$po.5111 at c01read02.service.talkway.com>, 
pinball at tyler.net says...

> For a science fair project, my daughter is trying to figure out which
> side of the brain enables us to have sensory feelings, i.e. heat, cold,
> pain etc.  Can anybody help us out?

Somatosensory information is on both sides of the brain.

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Terence P. Ma, Ph.D.
Departments of Anatomy and Neurology
University of Mississippi Medical Center
2500 North State Street
Jackson, Mississippi 39216-4505



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