Unit 3: Motor Systems

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Brain Section Images for visualizing pathways

created by a Community Teaching Assistant. In 2014, B.C. Jackson created the following learning tools for reviewing pathways during the first run of Medical Neuroscience:

Lower Motor Neuronal Control (LMNC)

Upper Motor Neuronal Control (UMNC)

Modulation of Movement (MoM) by the Basal Ganglia

Modulation of Movement (MoM) by the Cerebellum

Eye Movements

Corticospinal Corticobulbar Pathways

Visceral Motor System (VMS)



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