Pyramid-Shaped Brain Cells Provide Algorithm for us to Recognize, Categorize Food
Source: Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Summary: Brain regions best known for recognizing the potential horror of a hurricane also help us recognize, appreciate and categorize our food, scientists report.
More Information: Jun Liu et al, “Neural Coding of Appetitive Food Experiences in the Amygdala”, Neurobiology of Learning and Memory (2018). DOI: 10.1016/j.nlm.2018.08.012