Get Started. It's Free
or sign up with your email address
Rocket clouds
BRAIN by Mind Map: BRAIN

1. Brain and BBB

1.1. Forebrain

1.1.1. Cerebral Cortex

1.1.2. Basal Ganglia

1.1.3. Limbic System

1.1.4. Thalamus

1.1.5. Hypothalamus

1.2. Midbrain

1.2.1. Superior Colliculi-vision

1.2.2. Inferiror Colliculi-hearing

1.2.3. Homeostasis

1.3. Hindbrain

1.3.1. Medulla Oblongata

1.3.2. Cerebellum

1.3.3. Pons

1.4. Blood Brain Barrier

1.4.1. Keeps most chemicals out of brain

1.4.2. Brain has no immune system, needs protection

1.4.3. Semi-permiable

2. Occipital Lobe

2.1. Vision

2.1.1. Retina

2.1.1.1. Rods

2.1.1.2. Cones-color

2.1.2. Fovra

2.1.3. Optic Nerve

2.2. Primary Visual Cortex

2.3. Fusiform Gyrus

2.3.1. Face recognition

2.3.2. Car model and bird species i.d.

3. Temporal Lobe

3.1. Ventral area

3.1.1. Toward the tummy, under part of temporal

3.1.2. Occipital to temporal

3.1.3. Main input for LGN

3.2. Medial Temporal

3.2.1. Towards median/middle

3.2.2. Declarative memory

3.2.3. Interacts with frontal lobes

3.2.4. Long term mem/ events you've experienced

3.3. Superior temporal lobe

3.3.1. Superior=upper

3.3.2. Cochlea to auditory cortex

3.4. Primary auditory cortex

3.4.1. Sound

3.4.2. Hearing

3.4.2.1. Inner ear

3.4.2.1.1. Cochlea

3.4.2.2. Outer ear

3.4.2.3. Middle ear

4. Parietal Lobe

4.1. Mechanical senses

4.1.1. Vestibular sensations (inner ear)

4.1.1.1. Position movement of head

4.1.1.2. Pressure, bending

4.1.1.3. Spatial orientation

4.1.1.4. Balance

4.1.1.4.1. Projects to cerebellum

4.1.1.4.2. Peripheral Vertigo

4.1.1.4.3. Central vertigo

4.1.1.5. Temperature

4.1.1.6. Touch

4.1.2. Tactile sensations

4.1.3. Itch, touch, pressure, pain

5. Motor Cortex

5.1. Plan and execute movements

5.2. Cerebellum

5.2.1. balance

5.3. Homunculus

5.4. Muscles

5.4.1. Smooth

5.4.1.1. Digestive and internal organs

5.4.2. Striated

5.4.2.1. Skeletal muscles

5.4.3. Cardiac

5.4.3.1. Smooth & Skeletal combo

5.4.3.2. Looks striated

5.4.3.3. Act smooth

5.5. Primary motor cortex

5.5.1. Supplemental motor region

5.5.1.1. Mirror neurons

5.5.2. Posterior parietal cortex

5.5.2.1. Keeps track of body position

5.5.2.2. Planning movement

5.6. Pre motor cortex

5.6.1. Cerebellum

5.6.1.1. Balance

5.6.1.2. More neurons than rest of brain combined

5.6.1.3. Purkinje cells

6. Dorsolateral

6.1. Coke v Pepsi

6.1.1. brand info

6.2. Rules about rules

6.3. Sleep deprivatiom

6.4. Last to mylineate

6.5. Prefrontal Cortex

7. Obitofrontal

7.1. Prefrontal Cortex

7.2. Amygadala

7.3. Drug Addiction

7.4. Gambling

7.5. Alzhiermers

7.6. Pleasure emotions

7.7. Mood & Drive

8. Ventromedial

8.1. Prefrontal Cortex

8.2. Processes fear and risk

8.3. Amygdala

8.4. Social judgements

8.5. Rules about negative emotions

8.6. Autonomically same as obitofrontal