Scientists have discovered brain networks linked to intelligence.

The researchers made their discovery by examining the brains of patients who had undergone neurosurgery for the treatment of epilepsy. They analysed thousands of genes expressed in the brain and combined the findings with two sets of data: genetic information from healthy people who had performed IQ tests, and from people with neurological disorders and intellectual disability.

Comparing the results, the researchers discovered that some of the genes that influence human intelligence in healthy people can also cause significant neurological problems if they end up mutating.

read the article.. www.sciencealert.com/scientists-have-discovered-brain-networks-linked-to-intelligence-for-the-first-time


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