paleocortex

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Noun1.paleocortex - the olfactory cortex of the cerebrumpaleocortex - the olfactory cortex of the cerebrum
cerebral cortex, cerebral mantle, cortex, pallium - the layer of unmyelinated neurons (the grey matter) forming the cortex of the cerebrum
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The hippocampus consists of cortex and is a transitional mesocortex consisting of three to five layers [45].
O -Synuclein pathology begins in the dorsal motor nucleus of the vagus and glossopharyngeal nerves and the anterior olfactory nucleus in stage 1, extends to the locus ceruleus and caudal raphe nuclei in the pons (stage 2), then to the substantia nigra (stage 3), to the temporal mesocortex (stage 4), and finally to the neocortex (stages 5-6).
Es necesario senalar que existen zonas de transicion entre los dos extremos, como el mesocortex, caracteristico del giro cingulo, y el proisocortex caracteristico de la corteza entorrinal en la base del lobulo temporal (Pandya y Yeterian, 1990; Barbas, 1992).