inferior temporal gyrus

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inferior temporal gyrus

[in′fir·ē·ər ¦tem·pə·rəl ′jī·rəs]
(neuroscience)
A convolution on the temporal lobe of the cerebral hemispheres lying below the middle temporal sulcus and extending to the inferior sulcus.
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The study, by Bevil Conway, Wellesley Associate Professor of Neuroscience, and Rosa Lafer-Sousa, a 2009 Wellesley graduate currently studying in the Brain and Cognitive Sciences program at MIT, reveals new information about how the brain's inferior temporal cortex processes information.
The paper, by Bevil Conway, Wellesley Associate Professor of Neuroscience, and Rosa Lafer-Sousa, a 2009 Wellesley graduate currently studying in the Brain and Cognitive Sciences program at MIT, reveals new information about how the brain's inferior temporal cortex processes information.
16) In AD, atrophy is usually generalized (Figure 1), involving all cortical regions, most often with prominent atrophy of medial temporal structures including the hippocampus (Figure 2), amygdala, and inferior temporal cortex.
Similarly, greater daytime sleepiness was also associated with increased activation in the right parietal and inferior temporal cortex, he said.
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