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Dick Burger burger at sphinx.ece.wisc.edu
Thu Nov 17 12:34:17 EST 1994


In article <1994Nov17.140308.26760 at alw.nih.gov> olds at helix (James Olds) writes:
> I disagree for many reasons which I'd be happy to address with you via
> e-mail, but the new neurons themselves represent many new synapse combina-
> tions, no? And I think that's the key point that you're missing.

No, I understand this, the article pointed out that few neuroscientists are
persuaded by his arguement (I'm not qualified to have an opinion), but still,
I think this researcher (don't remember his name) is an intersting gadfly.  
It isn't obvious why it is preferable to grow entire new neurons.

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