08 Feburary, 2011
Can we predict ones ability to read in a second language? An fMRI study published by State Key Lab researchers in PNAS says yes.
Tan, L.H., Chem, L., Yip, V., Chan, A.H.D., Yang, J., Gao, J.H., and Siok, W.T., (2010). Activity levels in the left hemisphere caudate-fusiform circuit predict how well a second language will be learned. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 108(6): 2540-2544. (pdf)