Brain Regions beginning with N

Glossary of brain regions
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neocortex search for term

the "new" part of the cortex - the most recent and complex part of the brain. The frontal, temporal, parietal and occipital lobes are all part of the neocortex.

nucleus accumbens search for term

located between the caudate and the putamen; critically involved in the 'reward circuit'.