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  • Tectum Mesencephali
    anatomy The dorsal portion or roof of the midbrain. It is composed of two pairs of bumps, the inferior and the superior colliculi. These four colliculi...
  • Tegmentum Mesencephali
    anatomy The portion of midbrain situated under the dorsal TECTUM MESENCEPHALI. The two ventrolateral cylindrical masses or peduncles are large nerve ...
  • Telencephalon
    anatomy The anterior subdivision of the embryonic forebrain (prosencephalon) or the corresponding part of the adult forebrain that ...
  • Thalamic Nuclei
    anatomy Several groups of nuclei in the thalamus that serve as the major relay centers for sensory impulses in the brain.
  • Thalamus
    anatomy Paired bodies containing mostly gray substance and forming part of the lateral wall of the third ventricle of the brain. The thalamus ...
  • Trigeminal Nerve
    anatomy The 5th and largest cranial nerve. The trigeminal nerve is a mixed motor and sensory nerve. The larger sensory part forms the ophthalmic, mandibular, and ...
  • Trigeminal Nuclei
    anatomy Nuclei of the trigeminal nerve situated in the brain stem. They include the nucleus of the spinal trigeminal tract (TRIGEMINAL NUCLEUS, ...
  • Vestibular Nerve
    anatomy The vestibular part of the 8th cranial nerve (VESTIBULOCOCHLEAR NERVE). The vestibular nerve fibers arise from neurons of Scarpa's ganglion and project ...
  • Brain region essential for social memory offers a potential target for autism, schizophrenia, other brain disorders
    news article Published by Medical News Today on 02/25/2014
  • Do Brain Games Really Boost Brain Power?
    news article Published by Healthy Living on 03/04/2014
  • This is the brain that does drugs
    news article Published by CBS News on 03/25/2014
  • Is Your Brain Lying to You?
    news article Published by Scientific American - Mind & Brain on 03/20/2014
  • How Yoga Changes the Brain
    news article Published by Scientific American - Mind & Brain on 03/15/2014
  • Well: How Inactivity Changes the Brain
    news article Published by The New York Times: Health on 01/22/2014
  • Eavesdropping Deep within the Brain
    news article Published by Scientific American - Mind & Brain on 03/20/2014



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