Scientists Enhance Intelligence of Mice with Human Brain Cells

It's not quite Rise of the Planet of the Apes, but it may not be too far off, either. By grafting human glial cells into the brains of mice, neuroscientists were able to "sharply enhance" their cognitive capacities. These improvements included augmentations to memory, learning, and adaptive conditioning. It's a… » 3/07/13 9:00am 3/07/13 9:00am