*  Hemispheric asymmetry in cerebrovascular reactivity of the human primary motor cortex: an in vivo study at 7 T. - Wellcome...
... dominant motor cortex) is known to have a stronger BOLD response over another (non-dominant motor cortex) during hand motor ... We predict that this is accompanied by a higher vascular reactivity in the dominant motor cortex, when compared with the non- ... BOLD CVR was compared between the left (dominant) and right (non-dominant) primary motor cortices of right-handed adults. ... These findings demonstrate a cerebral vascular asymmetry between the left and right primary motor cortex. The origin of this ...
  https://www.win.ox.ac.uk/publications/514399
*  Functional Connectivity Parkinson Disease - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
... motor cortex and between the motor cortex and motor-associated regions such as the supplementary motor area and the pre motor ... Connectivity between other motor and non-motor brain regions during the tasks. [ Time Frame: At time of MRI scan,12 or more ... Correlation coefficients between nodes of the motor network at rest and during a tapping motor task. [ Time Frame: At time of ... A measure of the correlation coefficients between nodes of the motor network at rest and during a tapping motor task between ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01798563?recr=Open&cond=%22Parkinson+Disease%22&rank=6
*  Focusing Effect of Acetylcholine on Neuroplasticity in the Human Motor Cortex | Journal of Neuroscience
2006) Temporary occlusion of associative motor cortical plasticity by prior dynamic motor training. Cerebral Cortex 16:376-385. ... 2006) Modification of practice-dependent plasticity in human motor cortex by neuromodulators. Cereb Cortex 16:1106-1115. ... Focusing Effect of Acetylcholine on Neuroplasticity in the Human Motor Cortex. Min-Fang Kuo, Jan Grosch, Felipe Fregni, Walter ... Focusing Effect of Acetylcholine on Neuroplasticity in the Human Motor Cortex. Min-Fang Kuo, Jan Grosch, Felipe Fregni, Walter ...
  http://www.jneurosci.org/content/27/52/14442
*  Discrimination of speech and non-speech sounds following theta-burst stimulation of the motor cortex. - Wellcome Centre for...
cTBS was applied for 40 s over either the hand or the lip representation of motor cortex. Motor-evoked potentials recorded from ... The role of the motor cortex in speech perception has been demonstrated using low-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic ... clicks'). Discrimination of lip-articulated speech sounds was impaired between 20 and 35 min after cTBS over the lip motor ... Stimulation over the hand motor representation did not affect discrimination of speech or non-speech sounds. These findings ...
  https://www.win.ox.ac.uk/publications/478129
*  WOROI: 20 - Superior temporal gyrus
... dorsolateral-rostral prefrontal cortex, inferior parietal cortex, putamen, and caudate, as well as primary motor cortex, the ... Variation: Superior temporal cortex. Variation: Gyrus temporalis superior. External databases. BrainInfo: 118. ICBM Label: 30. ... the left superior temporal gyrus and the posterior cingulate cortex. Paul C. Fletcher; F Happe; Uta Frith; S. C. Baker; Raymond ... in which activity was significantly correlated with tic occurrence in the group included medial and lateral premotor cortices, ...
  http://hendrix.imm.dtu.dk/services/jerne/brede/WOROI_20.html
*  Deric's MindBlog: Is consciousness in control? Does it matter?
... that has persisted since Libet's original work showing motor cortex activity associated with a movement starts earlier than ...
  http://mindblog.dericbownds.net/2014/04/is-consciousness-in-control-does-it.html
*  Buchstabe G - Letter G
motor cortex, part of the cerebral cortex located in front of the central sulcus that constitutes the caudalmost part of the ... This primary motor cortex area is somatotopic organised area 4 after Brodmann. Very large pyramid cells are encountered here ... occipital gyrus of the cerebral cortex; the visual cortex is located here around the Sulcus calcarinus. ... Part of the cerebral cortex located caudal to the central sulcus in the rostralost part of the parietal lobe. The primary ...
  http://www.uni-mainz.de/FB/Medizin/Anatomie/workshop/Vokabular/G.html
*  Focused high frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for localisation of the unexposed primary motor cortex...
Kombos T, Suess O, Funk T, et al. Intra-operative mapping of the motor cortex during surgery in and around the motor cortex. ... MEP, motor evoked potentials. Non-invasive transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) of the motor cortex and recording of motor ... and direct electrical motor cortex stimulation showed, that focused TMS reliably permits the detection of the motor cortex ... corresponded to the primary motor cortex. In total, the primary motor cortex was correctly identified on the basis of ...
  http://jnnp.bmj.com/content/74/9/1283
*  Motor excitability during visual perception of known and unknown spoken languages. - Wellcome Centre for Integrative...
These findings suggest that the articulatory motor cortex processes several kinds of visual cues during speech communication. ... Transcranial magnetic stimulation studies have shown that viewing speech enhances excitability in the articulatory motor cortex ... The motor excitability was higher during observation of a known language than an unknown language or non-speech mouth movements ... Here, we investigated the specificity of this enhanced motor excitability in native and non-native speakers of English. Both ...
  https://www.win.ox.ac.uk/publications/401818
*  Plus it
Like the primary motor cortex, each of the premotor areas contains local regions that have a high density of corticospinal ... These are the same premotor areas that project directly to the arm area of the primary motor cortex. The premotor areas are ... Using retrograde transport of tracer from the arm area of the primary motor cortex, we defined the arm representation in each ... We found that corticospinal projections to cervical segments of the spinal cord originate from the primary motor cortex and ...
  http://www.jneurosci.org/content/11/3/667
*  A mouse model for studying stroke induced impairments, recovery, and compensation in the motor cortex
... Login ... The first experiment documents changes in skilled movements in mice with a permanent occlusion focal motor cortex stroke. The ... This thesis evaluates mice subjected to permanent or temporary occlusion focal motor cortex strokes in a skilled reaching task ... A mouse model for studying stroke induced impairments, recovery, and compensation in the motor cortex. en. ...
  https://www.uleth.ca/dspace/handle/10133/156?show=full
*  Excitability of the Motor Cortex Ipsilateral to the Moving Body Side Depends on Spatio-Temporal Task Complexity and Hemispheric...
... even though the primary motor cortex ipsilateral (M1ipsi) to the moving body side can undergo task-related changes of activity ... argue that our results might reflect the stronger involvement of the left versus right hemisphere in performing demanding motor ...
  http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0017742
*  GMS | 63. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Neurochirurgie (DGNC) Joint Meeting mit der Japanischen Gesellschaft für...
... of resting motor threshold on dominant primary motor cortex, MEP recordings: abductor pollicis brevis muscle, plantaris muscle ... Test-retest reliability of primary motor cortex mapping: Neuronavigated transcranial magnetic brain stimulation (nTMS) versus ... In terms of spatial reliability, nTMS seems to be superior to map the primary motor areas of hand and foot but less accurate ... Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) has been the most established method for presurgical motor mapping but was shown ...
  http://www.egms.de/static/de/meetings/dgnc2012/12dgnc151.shtml
*  What is the Motor Cortex? (with pictures)
The motor cortex is the part of the brain that controls voluntary movement, learning movements, and coordination. The way it ... The motor cortex works in harmony with the premotor areas in the frontal cortex to plan out and execute voluntary movement. It ... The motor cortex is just on the anterior side of this divide. On the other side is the somatosensory cortex, which manages ... The motor cortex can be mapped out as providing motor control to different parts of the body. The "homunculus" is a distorted ...
  http://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-the-motor-cortex.htm
*  Primary Motor Cortex • GetBodySmart
The primary motor cortex occupies a large portion of the precentral gyrus and executes movements that are selected and planned ... primary motor cortex (M1, or somatomotor area) occupies a large portion of the precentral gyrus (Brodmann area 4) and typically ... The primary motor cortex on one side of the brain controls the muscles on the opposite side of the body. ... impulses (or action potentials) exit the motor cortex via upper level neurons, which cross over at the medulla pyramids. ...
  https://www.getbodysmart.com/nervous-system/primary-motor-cortex
*  Linear Summation of Cat Motor Cortex Outputs | Journal of Neuroscience
Distribution of paired points on a surface outline of the cat motor cortex. The motor cortex is bounded laterally by the ... whatever interaction occurred in the motor cortex did not lead to nonlinear effects may be puzzling. Motor cortical points are ... Linear Summation of Cat Motor Cortex Outputs Message Subject (Your Name) has forwarded a page to you from Journal of ... The distribution of these points on a surface outline of the cat motor cortex is shown in Figure 3. A few minutes after ...
  http://www.jneurosci.org/content/26/20/5574
*  Motor Cortex Stimulation for Chronic Neuropathic Pain - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Motor Cortex Stimulation for Chronic Neuropathic Pain. The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility ... Device: Motor Cortex Stimulation using SJM EonC Stimulator Patients will be randomized to receive either active stimulation the ... Device: Motor Cortex Stimulation using SJM EonC Stimulator Patients will be randomized to receive either active stimulation the ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01554332?recr=Open&cond=%22Phantom+Limb%22&rank=13
*  Multimedia: Encoding and Decoding of Neuronal Ensembles in the Motor Cortex | ScienceCinema
Type in a name, or the first few letters of a name, in one or both of appropriate search boxes above and select the search button. An attempt will be made to match speakers that most closely relate to the text you typed ...
  https://www.osti.gov/sciencecinema/biblio/987186
*  Practice Makes the Brain's Motor Cortex More Efficient, Pitt Researchers Say
... it also makes for more efficient generation of neuronal activity in the primary motor cortex, the area of the brain that plans ... and suggest the motor cortex is "plastic" and a potential site for the storage of motor skills.. The hand area of the primary ... decrease in the primary motor cortex as repeated actions become routine and an individual develops expertise at a motor skill. ... Thus, the motor cortex is adaptable, or plastic.. Co-authors of the paper are Nathalie Picard, Ph.D., of the Center for the ...
  http://www.upmc.com/media/NewsReleases/2013/Pages/pitt-research-brain-motor-cortext.aspx
*  Functional Organization of Human Motor Cortex: Directional Selectivity for Movement | Journal of Neuroscience
2008) Primary motor cortex tuning to intended movement kinematics in humans with tetraplegia. J Neurosci 28:1163-1178. ... RS of the fMRI response in primary motor cortex. a, The various colors denote the mean time course of activation in the M1 ROI ... 2009) Motor cortical activity related to movement kinematics exhibits local spatial organization. Cortex 45:418-431. ... Functional Organization of Human Motor Cortex: Directional Selectivity for Movement. Michal Eisenberg, Lior Shmuelof, Eilon ...
  http://www.jneurosci.org/content/30/26/8897
*  Primary motor cortex, artwork - Stock Image C003/6838 - Science Photo Library
The highlighted area shows the primary motor cortex. The primary motor cortex is located in the posterior (rear) portion of the ... It works in association with pre-motor areas to plan and execute movements. - Stock Image C003/6838 ... Primary motor cortex in the brain. Computer artwork of a person's head showing the brain inside. ... The highlighted area shows the primary motor cortex. The primary motor cortex is located in the posterior (rear) portion of the ...
  http://www.sciencephoto.com/media/101064/view
*  Decoding of movement direction using optical imaging of motor cortex - Digital Library
This article discusses the decoding of movement direction using optical imaging of motor cortex. ... Tam, Nicoladie D. & Zouridakis, George. Decoding of movement direction using optical imaging of motor cortex, article, July 8, ... This article discusses the decoding of movement direction using optical imaging of motor cortex. ... This article discusses the decoding of movement direction using optical imaging of motor cortex. ...
  https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc226883/
*  Motor cortex - Wikipedia
The motor cortex can be divided into three areas: 1. the primary motor cortex is the main contributor to generating neural ... Further, this motor cortex was necessary for the arboreal lifestyles of our primate ancestors. Enhancements to the motor cortex ... The greater the activity in motor cortex, the stronger the muscle force. Each point in motor cortex controls a muscle or a ... mapped the motor cortex in the monkey brain using electrical stimulation. He found that the motor cortex contained a rough map ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Motor_cortex
*  British Library EThOS: A neurohistological study of the sensori-motor cortex
A detailed study has been made here of the neuronal somata in the sensori-motor cortex. Pyramidal cells in the motor cortex are ... The general ultrastructural appearance of the motor cortex and area 3b of the somatic sensory cortex is remarkably similar. The ... and the association connections to the motor cortex from the somatic sensory cortex and area 6 have been studied in ... The electron microscope has been used to study the normal structure of the motor cortex (area 4 of Brodmann) and area 3b of the ...
  http://ethos.bl.uk/OrderDetails.do?uin=uk.bl.ethos.473003
*  Effect of Increasing Motor Cortex Inhibition on Task Specific Dystonia - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.gov
... called the motor cortex. It is well known that the motor area of one hemisphere of the brain (motor cortex) controls the ... Effect of Increasing Motor Cortex Inhibition on Task Specific Dystonia. Official Title ICMJE Effect of Increasing Motor Cortex ... Effect of Increasing Motor Cortex Inhibition on Task Specific Dystonia. The safety and scientific validity of this study is the ... Focusing activity in motor cortex seems to be disturbed in people with dystonia. Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is a ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT01823237?cond=%22dopa-responsive+dystonia%22+OR+%22Dystonia%22