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Neuroscience

Neuroscience is a branch of biology concerned with the study of the nervous system, the brain and the links between brain activities and behaviors.

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Neuroscience

hypothalamus

Biology; Neuroscience

A collection of small but critical nuclei in the diencephalon that lies just inferior to the thalamus; governs reproductive, homeostatic, and circadian functions.

plexus

Biology; Neuroscience

A complex network of nerves, blood vessels, or lymphatic vessels.

concha

Biology; Neuroscience

A component of the external ear.

pinna

Biology; Neuroscience

A component of the external ear.

parvocellular layer

Biology; Neuroscience

A component of the primary visual pathway specialized for the detection of detail and color; so named because of the relatively small cells involved.

magnocellular layer

Biology; Neuroscience

A component of the primary visual pathway specialized for the perception of motion; so named because of the relatively large ("magno") cells involved.

magnocellular

Biology; Neuroscience

A component of the primary visual pathway specialized for the perception of motion; so named because of the relatively large cells involved.

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