neocortex

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Synonyms for neocortex

the cortical part of the neencephalon

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It is a conjecture that has inspired our research for more than the last ten years, which has come to be called the isocortex conjecture, stated in (1):
The isocortex conjecture licenses us to look for explanation of cognitive phenomena, whose cortical substrate is often unknown, in motor and perceptual processing, whose cortical substrate is often much better known, since it can be studied (more or less) ethically in nonhuman animals.
A comparison of neurotransmitter-specific and neuropeptide-specific neuronal cell types present in the dorsal cortex in turtles with those present in the isocortex in mammals: implications for the evolution of isocortex.
Activity of isocortex and hippocampus, electrical studies with microelectrodes.