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Brain Plasticity and Braille Reading

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Plasticity can enhance one sense if another is lost.

For example, when a blind person uses one finger to read Braille, the brain area dedicated to that finger expands as the sense of touch "invades" the

A

angular gyrus.

B

visual cortex.

C

sensory cortex.

D

hippocampus.

E

parietal lobe.