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Unformatted text preview: b) Hypothalamus involved in sleep, eating behaviors and control of body temperature c) Pituitary gland produces and controls hormones d) Limbic system a set of forebrain structures, involved in emotion and memory e) Basal ganglia movement initiation 4. Ventricles filled with cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) 5. Cerebral Cortex six layers a) Occipital lobe visual processing b) Parietal lobe proprioception, memory c) Temporal lobe memory, emotion, hearing d) Frontal lobe movement, memory, personality The Blood-Brain Barrier 1. Protects the brain from substances carried in the blood 2. What gets in? a) Small, uncharged molecules (ex = oxygen & carbon dioxide) b) Fat-soluble molecules (ex = drugs) 3. Active transport a) requires energy b) glucose, amino acids, vitamins, hormones...
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