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A scientist’s pink cast leads to discovery about how the brain responds to disability

June 18, 2020

Dr. Nico Dosenbach decided to put his healthy arm in a cast to figure out more about how the brain deals with an immobilized limb.Tim Parker/Washington University School of Medicine

Source: NPR

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