Motor Cortex Controls

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The Motor Cortex Map
... certainly too limited and that dates back to the earliest work on the motor cortex, is that neurons in motor cortex control movement by a feed-forward direct pathway ... In that view, a neuron in motor cortex sends an axon or projection to the spinal cord and forms a synapse on a motoneuron ... When the neuron in cortex becomes active, it causes a muscle contraction ...

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