The Croonian lecture, experiments on the brain of monkeys (second series)

  title={The Croonian lecture, experiments on the brain of monkeys (second series)},
  author={David Ferrier},
  journal={Proceedings of the Royal Society of London},
  pages={431 - 432}
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  • Proceedings of the Royal Society of London
This paper contains the details of experiments on the brain of monkeys, supplementary to those already laid before the Society by the author. They relate chiefly to the effects of destruction, by means of the cautery, of localized regions previously explored by electrical stimulation. Twenty-five experiments are recorded in detail, and the individual experiments are illustrated by appropriate drawings. The results are briefly summed up as follows:— 1. Ablation of the frontal regions, which give… 
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