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.

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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