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Functional Neuroanatomy Lecture Course

9.12.2004

Answer each question on a separate sheet.

  1. What is meant by 'bias' and 'precision' in morphometrical analysis?
  2. What are the main general similarities between the aminergic systems in vertebrate brain?
    • List different cell types in retina
    • Describe each cell type with 3 characteristic features.
  3. How do high-order (polymodal) associative cortical areas differ from primary cortical areas in term of a) anatomical connectivity, b) neuronal responsesto external stimuli?