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*  Face
The face is itself a highly sensitive region of the human body and its expression may change when the brain is stimulated by ... The distinctive human nose shape, nostrils, and nasal septum. The cheeks covering the maxilla and mandibula (or jaw), the ... Research has indicated that certain areas of the brain respond particularly well to faces. The fusiform face area, within the ... Specialized regions of the human brain, such as the fusiform face area (FFA), enable facial recognition; when these are damaged ...
*  Pyramid of Nyuserre
A procedure to remove the brain through the nasal septum. Borchardt 1907, p. 2. Verner & Zemina 1994, p. 80. Lehner 2008, p. ...
*  Mussidae
The resulting corallites that merge together form the meandering valleys between costate septa typical of brain corals. The ... With the exception of Scolymia lacera, the teeth are the same size in each cycle of septa. The columella is "trabecular", in ... The corallites (stony cups secreted by the polyps in which they sit) are large, with the septa (stony ridges) decorated by long ... Many species are referred to as brain coral because their generally spheroid form and grooved surface resembles the ...
*  List of MeSH codes (A08)
... septum of brain MeSH A08.186.211.730.885.750.800 --- septal nuclei MeSH A08.186.211.730.885.750.814 --- septum pellucidum MeSH ... File "2006 MeSH Trees".) MeSH A08.186.211.035 --- blood-brain barrier MeSH A08.186.211.132 --- brain stem MeSH A08.186.211.132. ... septum of brain MeSH A08.186.211.577.750.800 --- septal nuclei MeSH A08.186.211.577.820 --- substantia innominata MeSH A08.186. ... brain) MeSH A08.186.211.730.885.435 --- internal capsule MeSH A08.186.211.730.885.440 --- islands of calleja MeSH A08.186. ...
*  Trisynaptic circuit
The medial septum plays a role in the generation of theta waves in the brain. In an experiment, it has been proposed that the ... diencephalic brain structures, and the brain stem. The cingulate gyrus plays a key role in the limbic system's emotion ... There are many brain structures that transmit information to, and from the trisynaptic circuit. The activity of these different ... The deep (inner) layers, layers IV to VI, are output layers, and send signals to different parts of the EC and the brain. ...
*  Triune brain
The paleomammalian brain consists of the septum, amygdalae, hypothalamus, hippocampal complex, and cingulate cortex. MacLean ... Avian Brain Nomenclature Consortium (2005). "Avian brains and a new understanding of vertebrate brain evolution". Nature ... 2003-10-19). "The Triune Brain". KHEPER. Retrieved 2007-05-25. Kiverstein, J., & Miller, M. (2015). The embodied brain: towards ... "reptilian brain" refers to those brain structures related to territoriality, ritual behavior and other "reptile" behaviors. The ...
*  Septum pellucidum
The septum pellucidum is located in the midline of the brain, between the two cerebral hemispheres. It is attached superiorly ... Logically, the septum pellucidum is a septum in the medial plane and could therefore be termed 'medial septum', but this is ... The term medial septum is reserved for a small group of nuclei which are closely associated with the septum pellucidum. Absence ... The septum pellucidum consists of two layers or laminae of both white and gray matter. During fetal development there is a ...
*  Septum
... a thin structure separating two fluid pockets in the brain Uterine septum, a malformation of the uterus Vaginal septum, a ... In biology, a septum (Latin for something that encloses; plural septa) is a wall, dividing a cavity or structure into smaller ... In rare instances, a septum is a cross-wall. Thus it divides a structure into smaller parts. The Septum (cell biology) is the ... Because the dense collagen fibres of a septum usually extend out into the softer adjacent tissues, microscopic fibrous septa ...
*  Medical uses of bicalutamide
275-. ISBN 978-0-7637-3075-8. Steckler T, Kalin N, Reul J (25 February 2005). Handbook of Stress and the Brain Part 2: Stress: ... Androgen receptors have been detected in many areas including the cortex, pituitary, hypothalamus, preoptic area, septum, ... In accordance, testosterone is locally aromatized into estradiol widely throughout the brain and estradiol appears to be the ... amygdala, thalamus, and brain stem.79,80 These receptors appear to be identical to other ARs and may be activated by both ...
*  Supraoptic nucleus
Oxytocin and vasopressin receptors are present in many other brain regions, including the amygdala, brainstem, and septum, as ... and cannot re-enter the brain because the blood-brain barrier does not allow oxytocin and vasopressin through, but the oxytocin ... The nucleus is situated at the base of the brain, adjacent to the optic chiasm. In humans, the SON contains about 3,000 neurons ... These peptides have relatively long half-lives in the brain (about 20 minutes in the CSF), and they are released in large ...
*  Phonagnosia
The limbic system is made up of several brain structures including the hippocampus, amygdala, anterior thalamic nuclei, septum ... QR and KL participated in a study done of auditory and visual tasks accompanied by a brain MRI. QR suffered a deficit in voice ... The auditory and visual deficits could then be compared with an MRI of each patient's brain. The MRI of QR, a patient with a ... KH, a 60-year-old woman who exhibits all the symptoms of impairments in vocal recognition, but does not have any of the brain ...
*  Cave of septum pellucidum
The septum pellucidum is a laminated thin translucent vertical membrane in the midline of the brain separating the anterior ... The cave of septum pellucidum (CSP), or cavum septi pellucidi, describes a slit-like space in the septum pellucidum. ... The cave of septum pellucidum is bounded anteriorly by the genu of the corpus callosum; superiorly by the body of the corpus ... The septum pellucidum is a thin, triangular, vertical membrane separating the anterior horns of the left and right lateral ...
*  Sports-related traumatic brain injury
The septa end up separated and torn apart while the ventricles become enlarged. "The main motor pathways in the cerebellum and ... With the tearing or twisting of structure, the brain begins to swell and bleed. Since the brain cavity has no room to expand ... Cerebral contusions are bruises to the brain caused by a direct blow to the head causing the brain to bounce against the inside ... "Traumatic Brain Injury in Sports". Essential Sports Medicine. Retrieved 1 April 2013. Powell, John W. "Traumatic Brain Injury ...
*  Central neurocytoma
... ordinarily benign intraventricular brain tumour that typically forms from the neuronal cells of the septum pellucidum. The ... "Psychotic manifestations in brain tumour patients: 2 case reports from South Africa". Afr Health Sci. 4 (3): 190-194. Retrieved ... CNC represent 0.1-0.5% of primary brain tumours. There is a genetic component to the formation of these tumors, causing a ... Central neurocytomas are rare brain tumors that are located most of the times in the lateral ventricles near the Monro foramina ...
*  Haplodrili
... septa reduced or absent; the nervous system consists of a brain and longitudinal ventral nerve cords closely connected with the ...
*  Oxytocin
Outside the brain, oxytocin-containing cells have been identified in several diverse tissues, including in females in the ... septum, nucleus accumbens, and brainstem.[citation needed] Milk ejection reflex/Letdown reflex: In lactating (breastfeeding) ... Oxytocin is also produced by some neurons in the paraventricular nucleus that project to other parts of the brain and to the ... Feeding: A 2012 paper suggested that oxytocin neurons in the para-ventricular hypothalamus in the brain may play a key role in ...
*  Body of lateral ventricle
Dissected human brain seen from the right. This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's ... the medial wall is the posterior part of the septum pellucidum, which separates it from the opposite ventricle. ...
*  Cholinergic neuron
In the medial septum-diagonal band of Broca's area of the brain, cholinergic neurons have very low firing rates during both ... it can pass through the blood-brain barrier and cell membranes. It regulates acetylcholine levels in the brain, curing mice ... Most studies of Alzheimer's have used mice or rat brains with Beta amyloid plaque buildup as the disease model. In 2013, Dr. Su ... There appears to be a vast, intrinsic microvascular pathology of the brain in these cases, which suggests a link between Beta ...
*  Bighorn sheep
These adaptations serve to protect the brain by absorbing the impact of clashes. Bighorn sheep have preorbital glands on the ... Male bighorn sheep have large horn cores, enlarged cornual and frontal sinuses, and internal bony septa. ...
*  Gonadotropin-releasing hormone
GnRH neurons originate in the nose and migrate into the brain, where they are scattered throughout the medial septum and ... Behavioural Brain Research. 237: 318-24. doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2012.09.023. PMID 23000535. White SA, Nguyen T, Fernald RD ( ... Behavioral and Brain Functions. 8: 47. doi:10.1186/1744-9081-8-47. PMC 3503805 . PMID 22950531. Flanagan CA, Millar RP, Illing ...
*  Hippocampus
The hippocampus is anatomically connected to parts of the brain that are involved with emotional behavior-the septum, the ... Cooke SF, Bliss TV (Jul 2006). "Plasticity in the human central nervous system". Brain. 129 (Pt 7): 1659-73. doi:10.1093/brain/ ... Brain. 122: 2321-2335. doi:10.1093/brain/122.12.2321. CS1 maint: Explicit use of et al. (link) Diana et al., 2007 Matsumura et ... Progress in Brain Research. Progress in Brain Research. 83: 13-36. doi:10.1016/S0079-6123(08)61238-8. ISBN 9780444811493. PMID ...
*  Oxiracetam
The highest brain concentrations of oxiracetam are found in the septum pellucidum, followed by the hippocampus, the cerebral ... There is some penetration of the blood-brain barrier with brain concentrations reaching 5.3% of those in the blood (measured ... Effect of some brain stimulants". Methods and findings in experimental and clinical pharmacology. 8 (6): 337-341. PMID 3736279 ... Improvement has also been seen in patients with exogenic post-concussion syndrome, organic brain syndromes and other dementias ...
*  Anahí
... doctors discovered that Anahí's brain was being deprived of a large percentage of oxygen due to a deviated septum. It was ...
*  Brain-derived neurotrophic factor
... septum, thalamus, and hypothalamus". The Journal of Neuroscience. 21 (17): 6706-17. PMID 11517260. Ernfors P, Kucera J, Lee KF ... Although the vast majority of neurons in the mammalian brain are formed prenatally, parts of the adult brain retain the ability ... Brain Research. Molecular Brain Research. 130 (1-2): 178-86. doi:10.1016/j.molbrainres.2004.07.019. PMID 15519688. Henneberger ... also known as chemo brain) and fatigue. Epigenetics of depression § Brain-derived neurotrophic factor Epigenetics of ...
*  Nociceptin
For example, malfunctions in this pathway are linked to altered fear learning in brain disorders such as post-traumatic stress ... lateral septum, hypothalamus, hippocampus, amygdala, central gray, pontine nuclei, interpeduncular nucleus, substantia nigra, ... Administration of N/OFQ in the brain causes increased sensations of pain (hyperalgesia). This makes it unique from classic ... The NOP receptor is also widely distributed throughout areas of the brain, including the cortex, anterior olfactory nucleus, ...
*  Pronator teres muscle
To stimulate the pronator teres, a signal begins in the precentral gyrus in the brain and goes down through the internal ... Also, additional slips from the medial intermuscular septum, from the biceps brachii, and from the brachialis occasionally ...
*  Slit (protein)
Slit1 functions in the brain, and Slit3 in the thyroid. Both Slit1 and Slit2 are found in the murine postnatal septum as well ... system is a key place where axons can either decide to cross and laterally project or stay on the same side of the brain. The ...