Prefrontal

  • (adj): Anterior to a frontal structure.
    Example: "A prefrontal bone"; "prefrontal lobes"

Some articles on prefrontal:

Science Behind Mental Exercise
... When humans learn new things, the prefrontal cortex in the brain receives exercise ... Also, the prefrontal cortex is the area of the brain that is known to weaken the most as age increases ... Therefore, it is imperative that the prefrontal cortex receives ample exercise to allow this part of the brain to remain sharp into old age ...
Suasion - Neurobiology of Persuasion
... that selective activation of left prefrontal cortex might increase the likelihood that an attitude would predict a relevant behavior ... An earlier article showed that EEG measures of anterior prefrontal asymmetry might be a predictor of persuasion ... Those whose brain was more active in left prefrontal areas said that they paid the most attention to statements with which they agreed while those with a more active right ...
Prefrontal Bone
... The prefrontal bone is a bone separating the lacrimal and frontal bones in many tetrapod skulls ... The prefrontal is found in most modern and extinct lungfish, amphibians and reptiles ... The prefrontal was also lost in early mammaliaforms and so is not present in modern mammals either ...
Self-model Theory Of Subjectivity - Role of The Prefrontal Cortex
... The prefrontal cortex is implicated in all the functions of the human self model ... The following functions all require communication with the prefrontal cortex agency and association areas of the cortex spatial perspectivity and the parietal lobes, unity and the ...
Prefrontal Cortex - Executive Functions
... the fundamental ability of the prefrontal cortex to represent information not currently in the environment, and the central role of this function in ... Fuster speaks of how this prefrontal ability allows the wedding of past to future, allowing both cross-temporal and cross-modal associations in the creation of goal-directed, perception-action cycles ... Shimamura proposed Dynamic Filtering Theory to describe the role of the prefrontal cortex in executive functions ...