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Can't Carry a Tune?

CIRMMT member and Co-Director of BRAMS, Isabelle Peretz, is cited on the CBC as part of a new study published in the journal Brain.

CIRMMT member and Co-Director of BRAMS, Isabelle Peretz, is cited on the CBC as part of a new study published in the journal Brain.  The study indicates that people who are tone-deaf lack white matter, the part of the brain that contains nerve fibres covered in a white insulation called myelin. Researchers from the MNI and Université de Montréal conducted the study.

http://www.cbc.ca/canada/montreal/story/2006/09/29/tone-deaf.html