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Cortical columns

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Modularity is a common organizational principle in all parts of the brain. The cerebral cortex exhibits a laminar and radial organization. Cortical columns are sometimes regarded as the basic functional units in cerebral cortical processing, development, and evolution. Cortical column is a historic term that can refer to a vertically arranged cell constellation, a pattern of connectivity, myelin distribution, metabolic characteristics, staining property, vasculature, magnitude of specific gen...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Physiology Anatomy and Genetics

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Molnár, Z
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Molnár, Z
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Elsevier Inc.
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Neural circuit development and function in the heathy and diseased brain Journal website
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109-129
Publication date:
2013
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426348
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