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Boston Children's Hospital

Functional MRI Imaging During Mental Task Switching

Caption: This image shows functional MRI imaging during mental task switching: Panels A and B shows brain activation in musically trained and untrained children, respectively. Panel C shows brain areas that are more active in musically trained than musically untrained children.

Credit: Laboratories of Cognitive Neuroscience, Boston Children's Hospital

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