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The development of the brain

biological and functional perspectives
  • 400 Pages
  • 3.35 MB
  • English
C. Thomas , Springfield, Ill
Brain -- Growth., Developmental neurobiology., Brain -- Growth and develop
Statementby Stanislav Reinis and Jerome M. Goldman ; with ill. by Renata Krejcova.
ContributionsGoldman, Jerome M., joint author.
LC ClassificationsQP376 .R44
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 400 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4410522M
ISBN 100398039321
LC Control Number79013979

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Brain development starts with the differentiation of neuronal progenitor cells 3 weeks after gestation.

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6 The next 2 years are characterized by massive changes of neural structures until the human brain gains a shape and connectivity pattern that is mostly similar to that. The brainstem is the part of the brain that connects to the spinal cord and relays messages from the brain to the rest of the body.

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The quality of a child’s experiences in the first few years of life – positive or negative – helps shape how their brain develops. The early years of a child’s life are very important for later health and development. One of the main reasons is how fast the brain grows starting before birth and continuing into early childhood.

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Neural Circuit Development and Function in the Brain Book • Edited by: John L.R. Rubenstein and Pasko Rakic. Browse book content. About the book. Search in this book. Search in this book. Browse content Table of contents. Select all Front Matter. Full text access. BRAIN DEVELOPMENT The development of the human brain occurs rapidly in the first years of life and continues at a slower pace into adolescence.

The major steps involved in brain development, both before and after birth, play important roles in psychological development. Myelination begins in the 29th gestational week with the brain stem, and the development of white matter also follows a caudal to rostral progression like gray matter It continues until adulthood.

Figure 1 shows the main developmental stages of brain intrauterine Merve Cikili Uytun. This book is extremely useful to those with an interest in the molecular and cellular neurosciences, including those in cognitive and clinical branches of this subject, and anyone interested in how the incredibly complex human brain can build itself.

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