homunculus of primary somatosensory cortex in blue

Primary sensory, primary olfactory and primary visual cortices. Association areas, multimodal association areas, motor areas and lateralization of corticol functioning.

THE MOTOR CORTEX-from "The Brain from Top to Bottom". Pinned by SOS Inc. Resources.  Follow all our boards at http://pinterest.com/sostherapy  for therapy resources

Sliding Scale: Subjective Representations of Space - Grotesque little man. Map of the somatosensory cortex based on Wilder Penfield’s diagram from the

Functional Areas Diagram I. Motor Areas (posterior part of the frontal lobes) Primary motor cortex - precentral gyrus in the frontal lobe La...

Functional Areas Diagram I. Motor Areas (posterior part of the frontal lobes) Primary motor cortex - precentral gyrus in the frontal lobe La.

THE MOTOR CORTEX	 		THE BASAL GANGLIA		THE CEREBELLUM		THE ACTIVATION SEQUENCE FOR THE MOTOR AREAS So many different structures in the brain are involved in motor functions that some people even say that practically the entire brain contributes to body movements. Though the motor cortex is usually associated with Areas 4 and 6, the control of voluntary movements actually involves almost all areas of the neocortex.

the brain orchestrates movement in a beautiful way

The Activation Sequence for the Motor Areas - The Brain From Top to Bottom

more brain charts.

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Hormesis and the Limbic Brain

Eccentric training tends to cause eccentric-specific strength gains, which have historically been attributed to largely spinal mechanisms.  However, new research is showing that motor learning may contribute quite substantially. Although cortical activation is higher during eccentric contractions, functional connectivity between the primary motor cortex and other brain areas is lower. -------------------- #sandcresearch #strengthandconditioning #strengthtraining #strength #sportsscience…

Eccentric training tends to cause eccentric-specific strength gains, which have historically been attributed to largely spinal mechanisms. However, new research is showing that motor learning may contribute quite substantially. Although cortical activation is higher during eccentric contractions, functional connectivity between the primary motor cortex and other brain areas is lower. -------------------- #sandcresearch #strengthandconditioning #strengthtraining #strength #sportsscience…

Maternal use of acetaminophen during pregnancy and risk of autism spectrum disorders in childhood: A Danish national birth cohort study

Acetaminophen (paracetamol) is the most commonly used pain and fever medication during pregnancy. Previously, a positive ecological correlation between acetaminophen use and autism spectrum disorders (ASD).

The neocortex is a part of the brain of mammals. It is the top layer of the cerebral hemispheres, 2-4 mm thick, and made up of six layers, labelled I to VI (with VI being the innermost and I being the outermost). The neocortex is part of the cerebral cortex (along with the archicortex and paleocortex - which are cortical parts of the limbic system). It is involved in higher functions such as sensory perception, generation of motor commands, spatial reasoning, conscious thought, and in…

Neocortex (brain)

Lateral view of the cerebral cortex showing the principal gyri and sulci. Major structures include the central sulcus and the precentral (primary motor), premotor, and postcentral (primary somatosensory) gyri. Also note the gyri situated rostral to the premotor cortex, including the orbital gyri, which mediate higher order intellectual functions and contribute to the regulation of emotional behavior. Brocas motor speech area and Wernickes area (for reception of speech) are important areas…

Lateral view of the cerebral cortex showing the principal gyri and sulci. -- This site has some really excellent, clean neuroscience diagrams.

Face perception in pure alexia: Complementary contributions of the left fusiform gyrus to facial identity and facial speech processing

Face perception in pure alexia: Complementary contributions of the left fusiform gyrus to facial identity and facial speech processing

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A side view of the brain illustrating the four lobes of the cerebral cortex, the primary sensory and motor areas and the areas of the association cortex

"In boys, the primary motor cortex, responsible for controlling basic motor functions was most impacted. For girls, the prefrontal region of the brain, responsible for controlling motivation and emotional regulation was most affected." (Words added on pinwords.com)

ADHD differences for boys and girls

lobes and their functions | behind the frontal lobe is the parietal lobe from a

Speech and the Brain

The top image shows the four main sections of the cerebral cortex: the frontal lobe, the parietal lobe, the occipital lobe, and the temporal lobe. Functions such as movement are controlled by the motor cortex, and the sensory cortex receives information on vision, hearing, speech, and other senses. The bottom image shows the location of the brain's major internal structures.

The top image shows the four main sections of the cerebral cortex: the frontal lobe, the parietal lobe, the occipital lobe, and the temporal.

secondary motor cortex

location of primary motor cortex, premotor cortex, and supplementary motor cortex

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