Navigation Links
Colour Identification Lies Wholly On the Left Hemisphere of the Brain.

A research was conducted by the American Researchers Richard Ivry and his colleagues working at the University of California, Berkeley. He said that left side of the brain // can quickly identify colours than to identify varying shades of the same colour. This is due to the fact that the left side of the brain is also related to language.

Researchers to study this feature of the brain decided to categorize the effect of the perceptible input to both the left and right hemispheres. They identified that the left side of the brain is involved in the processing of language. The left side of the brain is also involved in the processing of signals from the left side of both the retinas of the eyes.

Because light from objects to our right falls mainly into the left-hand area of our retinas, the researchers hypothesized that colours to the right would feel the influence of language more keenly. Conversely, objects on our left side activate the right hemisphere of the brain, so the effect of language would be minimal.

According to Nature, to test their idea, they showed a series of people a picture of green squares arranged in a circle. They measured how long it took each person to pick out a single square of a different colour, which was situated on the right or left side.

The oddball square was either a different shade of green from the rest of the squares, or it was blue. If this square was positioned on the left, people detected both the blue and green square in the same amount of time. But if the square was on the right, the subjects took longer to identify the green square than the blue one.

The bluish square in the lower left can be spotted more quickly thanks to a little help from the language centre of the brain. The researchers say this is because the colour blue has a distinct name, and so the language-loving left hemisphere could perceive the colour difference faster than it could a square with a different shade of green.

The researchers went on to test their theory by asking the subjects to memorize a series of words during the visual tests. With their left brain's language centre otherwise occupied, there would be less opportunity for it to influence visual perception, and so, as expected, the subjects picked out blue or green squares on the right-hand side of the picture in the same time.

(ANI)
'"/>




Related medicine news :

1. Colour Of Urine Can Reveal The Health Status Of The Patients
2. Colourful vegetables lower asthma risk
3. Type 2 Diabetes Could Be Tackled Using Curry Colouring and Fat Mix
4. New Gene Identification Help Asthma Treatments
5. The Use of Radio Frequency Identification ( RFID) to tackle the growing menace of counterfeit drugs
6. Identification of gene
7. Protein Markers for Identification of Brain Tumor
8. Identification Of Gene Sequence To Promote Growth Of New Arteries
9. Novel Technique For Identification And Treatment Of Neurodegenerative Diseases
10. Combined Imaging Approach may Provide Better Identification of Difficult-to-diagnose Brain Clots
11. Wholly Ingrained: White or Brown? Food War Going Racist? Get to the Heart of the Matter
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... ... anticipated, web-based software module. The cutting-edge feature provides end users with an ... Izenda’s self-service business intelligence solution and its analytics engine. , This ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... Celebration is in the Air, ... its 5th Annual Photo Contest. The label contest is underway, and hundreds of ... include a GoPro Hero4, a 40-inch high-definition flat-screen television, an Apple iPad Air ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... ... 23, 2016 , ... On Sunday, May 15, Rockynol Retirement ... assisted living center. After 18 months of construction, the new state-of-the-art structure was ... provides the latest in assisted living amenities and services, offering six different studio ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... ... ... Edward D. Buckingham, M.D . is excited announce that he has been ... out by the National Consumer Advisory Board to honor excellence in medicine. Only doctors ... award. , The National Consumer Advisory Board (NCAB) is a private organization created to ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... Angeles, CA (PRWEB) , ... May 23, 2016 , ... ... surgeons have noted that, less than 1% of United Kingdom residents who could benefit ... UK’s National Health Service (NHS) increases the number of bariatric procedures it offers to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/24/2016)... 2016 Een app die artsen ... collectief patiënten kunnen behandelen, hun kennis kunnen delen en ... de nieuwe en revolutionaire MDLinking App, ontwikkeld door een ... dr. Hans Flu en oncologisch chirurg dr. Gijs ... is, wordt op dinsdag 24 mei officieel gepresenteerd op ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... 2016 Transparency Market Research has ... Insufficiency Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, ... the report, the exocrine pancreatic insufficiency market is anticipated ... to 2023 to reach US$2.85 Bn by 2023. ... by the deficiency of the exocrine pancreatic enzymes, causing ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... May 23, 2016 Non-invasive diagnostic ... of multiple diseases; ,Technology to be presented at Yissum’s ... Yissum Research Development Company of the Hebrew University of ... research agreement with Aurum Ventures MKI, the technology investment arm ... a new diagnostic approach for early detection of multiple ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: