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The observation that young brains reorganize more effectively than adult brains was first articulated by Margaret Kennard in 1936. Consequently, the notion that how well a brain can reorganize itself after damage as a function of the developmental stage is now known as the Kennard principle.[1] This research led to one of the earliest experimental evidence for age effects on neuroplasticity.

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  1. Freberg, L. Discovering biological psychology. 2nd. Wadsworth Pub Co, 2009. 251. Print.

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