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hindbrain:

see brainbrain,
the supervisory center of the nervous system in all vertebrates. It also serves as the site of emotions, memory, self-awareness, and thought. Anatomy and Function
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hindbrain

[′hīn‚brān]
(embryology)
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Fgfr2 and Fgfr3 are not required for patterning and maintenance of the midbrain and anterior hindbrain.
Optimisation of hydrocephalus control for the best clinical and cognitive outcomes, especially where there is hindbrain herniation, remains controversial.
Several years later, he described an additional 14 cases of hindbrain abnormality on postmortem examination (Beffani, 2001).
Insm1 (IA-1) is an essential component of the regulatory network that specifies monoaminergic neuronal phenotypes in the vertebrate hindbrain.
Immunostaining revealed that various AMPK isoforms distributed in hypothalamus and the hindbrain (Turnley et al.
All the fetuses in the study suffered from hindbrain herniation, in which the base of the brain is pulled into the spinal canal.
In addition, leakage of cerebrospinal fluid through the open spina bifida defect results in herniation of the brainstem down into the spinal canal in the neck -- a condition called hindbrain herniation.
vhnf1, the MODY5 and familial GCKD-associated gene, regulates regional specification of the zebrafish gut, pronephros, and hindbrain.
Many people's definitions of fun involves either passive entertainment, or amusement park activities in which an engineer's inventive ride provides direct stimulation of the reptilian functions of the hindbrain (Tons of fun for the cerebellum
The 3 primary vesicles are the forebrain (prosencephalon), midbrain (mesencephalon) and hindbrain (rhombencephalon).
This bidirectional Eph/ ephrin signaling between cells is fundamentally involved in developmental processes that require organized patterning and movement of cells, such as axonal guidance, patterning of hindbrain rhombomeres, and maintenance of cellular boundaries in the development of the central nervous system (3) or in the remodeling of blood vessels (4).
Type W is not considered by some to belong in the classification system because it is not a hindbrain herniation.