Lindsey Glickfeld adjusts a dial on a piece of lab equipment.
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Tibor Nemeth

A Fountain of Youth for the Brain

Duke University neurobiologist Lindsey Glickfeld is pushing the limits of brain plasticity.

Wisdom may come with age, but young people have the advantage when it comes to learning. Duke neurobiologist Lindsey Glickfeld, Ph.D., wants to know why.

More to the point, she wants to know how. What are the mechanics in the brain and how do those mechanics change from childhood to adulthood?