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The decade of the brain: a brief review.

  title={The decade of the brain: a brief review.},
  author={Prakash Narain Tandon},
  journal={Neurology India},
  volume={48 3},
  • P. Tandon
  • Published 1 July 2000
  • Biology, Psychology
  • Neurology India
Recognising the huge burden of neurological and psychiatric disorders and prompted by the potentials of new techniques of molecular biology, biotechnology, genetics and imaging to study these, the 1990s were declared the 'decade of the brain'. This stimulated global scientific efforts to understand the human brain in health and disease. This review summarises some of the major research achievements during the decade. While it is impossible to provide a comprehensive summary of the voluminous… 
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