Author Archives: Väinö Mäntylä

Review of week 9

This week focused on mental illnesses. One of the first things we learned in the lecture was that that the brain disorders cause huge costs to society. In Finland the total costs of brain disorders are 4.242 billion per year … Continue reading

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Review of week 7

The gross structure of auditory system was familiar from high school. However, this week provided loads of new and interesting information and details of the structure of auditory system. The fact that outer hair cells mainly work just as amplifiers … Continue reading

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Review of week 3

This week’s exercise concentrated excessively naming different parts of the brain. It was quite difficult, especially as multiple parts were new but in addition, it was hard to name  the parts that were already familiar in English as they have … Continue reading

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