Premotor

Some articles on premotor:

Premotor Cortex - Anatomy and Structure
... The premotor cortex occupies the part of Brodmann area 6 that lies on the lateral surface of the cerebral hemisphere ... The premotor cortex can be distinguished from the primary motor cortex, Brodmann area 4, just posterior to it, based on two main anatomical markers ... V, whereas giant pyramidal cells are less common and smaller in the premotor cortex ...
Divisions of The Premotor Cortex
... The premotor cortex is now generally divided into four sections ... First it is divided into an upper (or dorsal) premotor cortex and a lower (or ventral) premotor cortex ... A set of acronyms are commonly used PMDr (premotor dorsal, rostral), PMDc (premotor dorsal, caudal), PMVr (premotor ventral, rostral), PMVc (premotor ventral, caudal) ...
Initial Studies of The Premotor Cortex and Doubts About Its Existence
... with the primary motor cortex) and his area 6 (coextensive with the premotor cortex) ... therefore the original source of the idea of a caudal (6a-alpha) and a rostral (6a-beta) premotor cortex ... a primary motor map of the body in area 4 and a higher-order premotor cortex in area 6 ...
Motor Strip - Common Misconceptions - M1 and Primary Motor Cortex
... that was more posterior and a lateral premotor strip that was more anterior ... Instead, in this second view, the so-called primary motor and lateral premotor strips together composed a single cortical area termed M1 ... Today the distinction between the primary motor cortex and the lateral premotor cortex is generally accepted ...
Thalamocortical Radiations - Motor Areas
... The VA projects widely across the inferior parietal and premotor cortex ... terminate in the prefrontal cortex and have subsequent projections to associative premotor areas via collateral connections ... network functioning–this is due to inherent activation of the premotor areas connecting the VA nucleus with the cortex ...