Contact: Erin Tornatore
Boston Children's Hospital
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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