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Sacral crest failing to colonise the colon properly leads to what?
The notochord secretes what neural induction gene?
Approximately how many cortical neurons do mice have?
Approximately how much of the brain is cortex in humans?
Which cortical layer has large pyramidal cells projecting to subcortical structures?
Astrocytes upregulate the expression of what following cell injury?
What type of stroke is frequently related to atherosclerosis?
What soluble guidance cue formerly known as collapsin is responsible for repulsive guidance of DRG axons?
Approximateley how many cortical neurons do humans have?
A hexanucleotide repeat mutation which is a common cause of FTLD and ALS occurs in what gene?
What type of cleavage results in both daughter cells remaining in the ventricular zone?
Each area of the cortex is connected to sub-cortical regions, the same area on the opposite hemisphere and what two other thing?
In what area of the hypothalamus is high temperature sensed?
Which cerebral hemisphere controls speech?
What area of the brain signals satiety to the frontal cortex?
Name a gene that is mutated in frontotemporal lobe dementia
How many glia per neuron in the mouse brain?
Mutations in the APP gene and what other genes are linked to familial Alzheimer's diseas?
Opiods, endocannabinoids and GABA used to signal 'like' are what type of neurotransmitters?
What is beta-amyloid derived from?
What type of metabolic survey uses radiolabelled glucose?
What type of crest cells are involved in early development and have diverse fates?
Which cortical layer has fibres projecting to large cortical areas.
Dorsolateral crest cells form only what?
Do humans or mice have a greater synaptic density?
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Allelic variations in which gene affects the risk of Alzheimer's disease?
Which hormone is released from the anterior pituitary to generate heat by increasing metabolism?
Name a positive feature of schizophrenia.
What brain area pushes motivation to the accumbens to put it into a goal not met state?
Which cortex forms emotions that shape behaviour?
What type of glia transform into macrophages following CNS injury?
Which mental illness has a peak age of onset in the 20's?
What secreted glycoprotein mutated in FTLD has a normal function as a multifunctional growth factor?
Name one of the most important genes involved in schizophrenia.
What does SSRI stand for?
Which layer of the cortex talks back to the thalamus?
Nuerons enriched in what are susceptible to neurofibrillary tangle formation?
Name a confirmed negative risk factor for Alzheimer's disease.
Name a confirmed positive risk factor for Alzheimer's disease.
Damage to which cerebral lobe leads to problems with planning and judgement?
In what area of the hypothalamus is low temperature sensed?
What type of principal neurons are present in layer 4 of the cortex?
fMRI measures what?
Interneurons use which neurotransmiitter?
What is the main neurotransmitter in the ENS?
Cortical layers 2 and 3 contain which type of neurons?
What are the three main protein aggregates in frontotemporal lobe dementia?
Approximately how much of the brain is cortex in mice?
What area of neural crest produces mesectoderm?
Name a negative feature of schizophrenia.

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