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Neuroinformatics Databases about the Brain Structures

Neuroinformatics Databases about the Brain Structures   The Internet Brain Volume Database (IBVD) (Kennedy et al., 2012) The URL: http://www.nitrc.org/projects/ibvd The background Publications available about Neuroanatomic volumetric observations Large data sets of volumetric measurements with variables of Specific species Structures … Continue reading

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Central Nervous System (CNS) and Peripheral Nervous System (PNS): Structures and Functions

Central nervous system (CNS) Main structures Protective structures Functioning structures Connection structures The brain (<-> cranial nerves), spinal cord ( <-> spinal nerves) Blood-brain barrier: prevents poisonous substances from entering into the brain; Skull: shield the brain from external; pia … Continue reading

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