The excitable foci of the cerebral cortex are well myelinated long before the unexcitable are so.
p. 697) thus defines it: " The cerebral cortex is the seat of the intellectual functions, of intelligent sensation or consciousness, of ideation, of volition, and of memory."
There may be reorganization of the nerves in an area of the brain called the cerebral cortex.
We are now using expression profiling in wildtype and Gli3 mutant mice to identify novel Wnt target genes in the developing cerebral cortex.
The human cerebral cortex in particular has three or four times more surface area than that of a chimpanzee.