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Prof. Oded Rachvi and Dr. Dino Levy from the Sagol School of Neuroscience – discovering a neural mechanism that explains irrational behavior

The study first found a cerebral mechanism that causes “illogical” behavior in worms, and may also testify to humans. It has been found that this behavior may be the most appropriate utilization of energy resources in the brain. For an article published in Haaretz
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