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THE MOTOR CORTEX-from "The Brain from Top to Bottom". Pinned by SOS Inc. Resources. Follow all our boards at http://pinterest.com/sostherapy for therapy resources

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How your brain sees your body: Meet the cortical homunculus

The cortical homunculus represents the importance of various parts of your body as seen by your brain.

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Motor homunculus statue. This statue represents how much cortical area is designated to the parts of the body in the Motor Cortex. The larger the body part, the more control we have of it.

Refining Penfield’s Motor Homunculus - NeuroscienceNews.com - This image shows the new location of the neck's motor control region on a homunculus drawing. #neuroscience #science #brain

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www.health-gossip.com Sensory and motor homunculus. Very important to remember that in sensory face is alloted the greatest area and in motor its hand. #homunculus #sensory #motor

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