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Cerebral cortex

Cerebral cortex

the outer portion of the brain, consisting of layersof nerve cells and the pathways that connect them. The cerebralcortex is the part of the brain in which thought processes take place.In alzheimers disease, nerve cells in the cerebral cortex die.


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Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... are not known. Published interracial comparisons of thickness of the cerebral cortex and, particularly, of its supragranular layer, are technically invalid: there is no ...

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by Seth90210
Sat Oct 26, 2013 7:38 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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Amyloid beta (A4) precursor protein degradation products

... region outside the cell. Neurons expressing APP695 subtypes in the cerebral cortex of APP695, APP751 and APP770 mRNA ratio of 20:10:1. The function of APP may be: (1) ...

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by Anonymous
Tue Jun 12, 2012 3:11 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Amyloid beta (A4) precursor protein degradation products
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Synaptic issues

... the potential to produce 5-HT or is it only those that connect in the cerebral cortex(being the conscious part of the brain)... are certain neural pathways specific to only ...

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by rotatingjedi
Sun Oct 09, 2011 9:01 pm
 
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Topic: Synaptic issues
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using your brain?

... thalamus, cerebellum, hippocampus, amygdala, hypothalamus, and the cerebral cortex, including the frontal lobe, occipital lobe, parietal lobe, and temporal lobe. To reinforce ...

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by tomkkk
Wed Sep 29, 2010 2:37 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: using your brain?
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examples...please help...

... small intestines, large intestines, stomache, brain (lobes, cerebellum, cerebral cortex, medulla), spleen, and gall bladder.

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by kolean
Wed Oct 14, 2009 12:48 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: examples...please help...
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