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Primary somatosensory cortex

Name: Primary somatosensory cortex
Abbreviation: S1
Is part of: parietal cortex, somatosensory system
Super-category: Regional part of brain
*Id: nlx_143551
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Topography defining Criteria: In humans, located posterior to the central sulcus in the postcentral gyrus of the parietal lobe (Kandel, Schwarz and Jessel, Principles of Neural Science, ed 4, pg 326)

Parts of Primary somatosensory cortex

Inferred outgoing projections for Primary somatosensory cortex

The following brain regions receive axons from Primary somatosensory cortex: Parafascicular nucleus. The statements about these projections are not made on this page, but rather are made on the pages linked here.

Inferred incoming projections for Primary somatosensory cortex

The following brain regions send axons into Primary somatosensory cortex: Ventral posterior nucleus. The statements about these projections are not made on this page, but rather are made on the pages linked here.


Notes

This page uses this default form:PONS_brain_region

Contributors

Ccdbuser, Memartone



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Facts about Primary somatosensory cortexRDF feed
AbbrevS1  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
Idnlx_143551  +
Is part ofParietal cortex  +, and Somatosensory system  +
LabelPrimary somatosensory cortex  +
ModifiedDate9 March 2012  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
SuperCategoryRegional part of brain  +
TomoDefiningCriteriaIn humans, located posterior to the central sulcus in the postcentral gyrus of the parietal lobe (Kandel, Schwarz and Jessel, Principles of Neural Science, ed 4, pg 326)