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The Cerebral Cortex
The cerebral cortex represent in humans a highly developed structure concerned with the most familiar functions we associate with the human brain. It is the highly convoluted external surface of the brain. Its distinctive shape arose... More »

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The cerebral cortex is the largest region of the mammalian brain and plays a key role in memory, attention, perception, cognition, awareness, thought, language, ...

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About the journal. Cerebral Cortex publishes papers on the development, organization, plasticity, and function of the cerebral cortex, including the hippocampus.

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The Cerebral Cortex is made up of tightly packed neurons and is the wrinkly, outermost layer that surrounds the brain. It is also responsible for higher thought  ...

www.khanacademy.org/science/health-and-medicine/human-anatomy-and-physiology/nervous-system-introduction/v/cerebral-cortex

it's an evolutionary question, and answering "why" questions in biology is very difficult. In this case, I think we have to go back several hundred million years to ...

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The cerebral cortex is the most important part of our brain (at least in the field of psychology) because it is what makes us human. The cerebral cortex ...

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Overview of the functions of the cerebral cortex. AboutTranscript. Visit us (http:// www.khanacademy.org/science/healthcare-and-medicine) for health and ...

www.dartmouth.edu/~rswenson/NeuroSci/chapter_11.html

The cerebral cortex is the outer covering of gray matter over the hemispheres. This is typically 2- 3 mm thick, covering the gyri and sulci. Certain cortical regions  ...

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The cerebral cortex is the outer surface of the cerebral hemispheres. It is the highest level of the brain and has about 20 billion neurons in the human brain which ...

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Cerebral cortex definition, the furrowed outer layer of gray matter in the cerebrum of the brain, associated with the higher brain functions, as voluntary movement, ...