Neurolex is being transitioned to a new system and is currently not accepting new additions. If you have additions or questions please contact us at [email protected], or submit an issue to the github issue tracker at


From NeuroLex

Jump to: navigation, search
Category:Alpha wave
CurationStatus uncurated  +
Definition an electromagnetic oscillation in the frequency range of 8–12 Hz arising from synchronous and coherent (in phase / constructive) electrical activity. In mammals, thalamic pacemaker cells exhibit alpha oscillations (adapted from Wikipedia).
Id NEMO_5512000  +
Label Alpha wave  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 11 January 2014 22:36:00  +
ModifiedDate 11 January 2014  +
PublicationLink  +
SuperCategory Oscillation  +
Synonym Alpha-wave  +, Alpha  +, Alpha oscillation  +, Alpha activity  +, Alpha rhythm  +, Alpha rhythms  +, Alpha Rhythm Electroencephalography  +, Alpha Rhythm Encephalography  +, Alpha Rhythms  +, ALPHA RHYTHM EEG  +, EEG ALPHA RHYTHM  +
Categories Oscillation
hide properties that link here 
  No properties link to this page.


Enter the name of the page to start browsing from.

*Note: Neurolex imports many terms and their ids from existing community ontologies, e.g., the Gene Ontology. Neurolex, however, is a dynamic site and any content beyond the identifier should not be presumed to reflect the content or views of the source ontology. Users should consult with the authoritative source for each ontology for current information.