Scientists in Cambridge have found hidden signatures in the brains of people in a vegetative state, which point to networks that could support consciousness even when a patient appears to be unconscious and unresponsive. The study could help doctors identify patients who are aware despite being unable to communicate.
Monday, 20 October 2014 to Sunday, 2 November 2014
Celebrate the arts, humanities and social sciences at the seventh Festival of Ideas. The Festival is a public engagement initiative at the University encompassing a diverse mix of inspirational talks, performances, films, exhibitions and other creative displays.