TITLE

Brain Chemistry and Learning Capacity

AUTHOR(S)
Lund, Frederick H.
PUB. DATE
December 1959
SOURCE
Education;Dec1959, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p246
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the relationship between brain function and the learning capacity of children. The efficiency of brain function depends on enzymes, hormones and vitamin control metabolism. Hormones and enzymes are genetic in origin and that learning potential is also genetic. Enzymes control the variations of chemical agents in various tissues. They are in control of digestion, reproduction, tissue repair and nerve conduction. Differences in enzyme efficiency are apparent in differences in local tissue metabolism and in differences observed in individuals.
ACCESSION #
19132010

 

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