Development of metabolic activity patterns in the somatosensory cortex of cats. - somatosensory strip

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Neurobiology: What's on your Mind?? - Sensory/ Motor Strips somatosensory strip


The somatic nervous system will report to your brain the current state of your skeletal muscles and carry instructions back, triggering your hand.

Somatosensory cortex in higher primates contains more subdivisions than somatosensory Area 2 occupies a strip of cortex immediately caudal to area 1.

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