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Human Brain Evolution
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Human Brain Evolution
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Human Brain Evolution
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Human Brain Evolution Basic Neuroanatomy Neurons White matter vs. gray matter Major parts of the brain Parts and functions of the cerebral hemispheres
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Human Brain Evolution Basic Neuroanatomy Neurons and neuroglia
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Human Brain Evolution Basic Neuroanatomy Neurons Action potentials Synaptic space Neurotransmitters
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Human Brain Evolution Basic Neuroanatomy Cortex white matter gray matter 6 layered cortex gyrification surface area to volume neocortex/ isocortex
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Human Brain Evolution Basic Neuroanatomy The neocortex of the cerebrum is made of six layers of cells distinguished from each other by cell type and cell density. The term neocortex (meaning “new cortex”) refers to this structure’s relatively recent phylogenetic expansion. The neocortex is relatively large in mammals and in primates, makes up as much as 80% of total brain volume. Evolutionary expansion of the neocortex
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