Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Neuro Concious Tubulin

Microtubules, quantum coherence and conciousness were put together to the best of my knowledge by Sir Roger Penrose in his famous popular book "The Emperor's New Mind". However a not so recent report I came across about a study in the journal Science appears to to put cold water on it.

Charles Seife (2000) Cold Numbers Unmake the Quantum Mind Science Vol. 287 (5454), p791, DOI: 10.1126/science.287.5454.791