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June 25, 2002

How music is the food of brain cells

Musicians have larger and more sensitive brains than their non-musical audiences, researchers have found.Medical scans found that instrumentalists and singers have 130 per cent more grey matter in a particular part of their brains compared with those who are unable to play a note.

Posted by Andrew Raff at June 25, 2002 10:46 PM