Neuroscience Cases

Each week I take a look at an obscure and usual neuroscience case study, that I find fascinating and hope that everyone else will too. So far I have covered:

The man who put his head in a particle accelerator – The Story of Anatoli Bugorski who accidentally put his head in a particle accelerator and lived to tell the tale

 

 

 

 

The man who could not forget – Solomon Sherevskii, a mnemonist and sufferer of synaesthesia who had perfect recall

 

 

 

 

 

Musical brain surgery – A post about Eddie Adcock who had to play the banjo whilst having brain surgery (features a video of him playing)

 

 

 

 

The story of Leborgne and Lelong – Two of Broca’s patients who had aphasia which prevented them from speaking

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