October 6, 2014
The 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has just been awarded to John O´Keefe and jointly to May-Britt Moser and Edvard I. Moser for the discovery of a positioning system in the brain.
This “inner GPS” makes it possible to orient ourselves in space, demonstrating a cellular basis for higher cognitive function. According to the Nobel Committee for Physiology or Medicine:
John O’Keefe discovered,… read more