Some articles on motor cortex, motor cortex control, cortex:
... 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 ...
Famous quotes containing the words controls and/or motor:
“The confusion of emotions with behavior causes no end of unnecessary trouble to both adults and children. Behavior can be commanded; emotions cant. An adult can put controls on a childs behaviorat least part of the timebut how do you put controls on what a child feels? An adult can impose controls on his own behaviorif hes grown upbut how does he order what he feels?”
—Leontine Young (20th century)
“What shall we do with country quiet now?
A motor drones insanely in the blue
Like a bad bird in a dream.”
—Babette Deutsch (18951982)