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Harvard May Have Pinpointed the Source of Human Consciousness

By Futurism

A study of 36 patients with brainstem lesions revealed that the majority of those in comas had damage in a specific area of the brainstem, while most conscious patients did not. The identificationRead full story

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  • Exceptionally significant if they are right.

  • Association is not the same as causation. But interesting area for further research.

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  • [brainstem]

    # rostral dorsolateral pontine tegmentum

    [cerebral cortex]

    # left ventral anterior insula (AI)

    # pregenual anterior cingulate cortex (pACC)

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