Probability maps of the four newly identified areas SFS1, SFS2, MFG1 and MFG2. Figure adapted from Bruno et al. 2022 (CC BY 4.0).
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Four new brain areas involved in various cognitive processes mapped

Researchers of the Human Brain Project (HBP) have mapped four new areas of the human anterior prefrontal cortex that plays a major role in cognitive functions. Two of the newly identified areas are relatively larger in females than in males.