- Published27 Oct 2020
- Author Calli McMurray
- Source BrainFacts/SfN
A highway of bundled nerve fibers, the spinal cord relays information between the brain and the rest of the body.
Brain Bytes showcase essential facts about neuroscience.
Design by Adrienne Tong.
Image "Normal cervical and thoracic spine MRI" Courtesy of Associate Professor Frank Gaillard, Radiopaedia.org.
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