How the Brain Builds Context From Objects and Places - Prof. Rebecca Burwell in 'Neuron'

A new study led by Prof. Rebecca Burwell in the journal Neuron suggests that the brain uses a different region than neuroscientists had thought to associate objects and locations in the space around an individual. Knowing where this fundamental process occurs could help treat disease and brain injury as well as inform basic understanding of how the brain supports memory and guides behavior. Read more in the Brown University press release.