American scientists through an animal study have discovered connection between the vision section and the auditory cortex in the brain.

A team of researchers at Johns Hopkins University and the University of Maryland kept mice in the dark for a week and observed changes in their brains.

They saw some changes in the structure of the auditory cortex in the brains of mice that had been kept in complete darkness for a week.

The researchers also reported that the effect lasted several weeks after they were returned to the light.

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