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A mutation in the RORB gene leads to low levels of a spinal cord protein and impedes hopping.
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A highway of bundled nerve fibers, the spinal cord relays information between the brain and the rest of the body.
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The nerve fibers sensing touch, pain, and heat bundle together before entering the spinal cord.
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How is the spinal cord like licorice?
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Take a look inside the sciatic nerve.
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Neuroscience isn’t just for biology class! In this video, learn from Jim Olson about the homunculus, the structure of the sensory cortex.
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Neuroscience isn't just for biology class! In this video, learn from Rochelle Shwartz-Bloom about the function of the motor cortex.
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Learn about the developing brain and how your brain changes throughout your lifetime with this comprehensive website.
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Learn about the somatosensory homunculus, which is basically a map of the body in the brain, in this brief, educational video.
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What is an itch? That insistent tickle demanding that you cease whatever you are doing and claw with your fingernails at a particular spot on your skin.
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