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The cerebellum: a new horizon for brain studies of the Genius of Albert Einstein

What makes a genius? And how does the brain of a genius like Albert Einstein conjure genius ideas? In this blog, Larry Vandervert explores this process and explains the important part the cerebellum, and its powerful connection to the cerebral cortex, plays in creativity, intuition and higher levels of thought.


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    Authors: Paola Origone, Fabio Gotta, Merit Lamp, Lucia Trevisan, Alessandro Geroldi, Davide Massucco, Matteo Grazzini, Federico Massa, Flavia Ticconi, Matteo Bauckneht, Roberta Marchese, Giovanni Abbruzzese, Emilia Bellone and Paola Mandich

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Mario Manto, FNRS, Belgium

Aims and scope

Cerebellum & Ataxias is an open access, peer-reviewed journal devoted to cerebellar research and cerebellar disorders, including scientific reports and clinical cases of the numerous forms of ataxias.

New horizons in cerebellar research

Read our new article collection, edited by  Adriana Conforto and Dennis Schutter.

Featured review

Immune-mediated cerebellar ataxias: from bench to bedside

Mitoma et al.


All articles published in Cerebellum & Ataxias are now included in PubMed and PubMed Central.

Sister journal

Cerebellum & Ataxias is sister journal to The Cerebellum, the official publication of the Society for Research on the Cerebellum.


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    47 days from submission to first decision
    7 days from acceptance to publication

    727.0 Usage Factor

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    23 mentions