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Flashcards in Cerebral Cortex Deck (5):
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Precentral Gyrus

Primary Motor Cortex

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Postcentral Gyrus

Primary Sensory Cortex

3

What NT do pyramidal cells use?

Glutamate - axons leave the cortex and are excitatory

4

What NT do non-pyramidal cells use?

GABA - axons do not leave the cortex and are inhibitory

5

Anterior Commissure

Interconnect the temporal lobe and the olfactory system

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