telencephalon


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tel·en·ceph·a·lon

 (tĕl′ĕn-sĕf′ə-lŏn′, -lən)
n.
The anterior portion of the forebrain, constituting the cerebral hemispheres and related parts. Also called endbrain.

tel′en·ce·phal′ic (-sə-făl′ĭk) adj.

telencephalon

(ˌtɛlɛnˈsɛfəˌlɒn)
n, pl -la (-lə)
(Anatomy) the cerebrum together with related parts of the hypothalamus and the third ventricle
telencephalic adj

tel•en•ceph•a•lon

(ˌtɛl ɛnˈsɛf əˌlɒn, -lən)

n., pl. -lons, -la (-lə).
the anterior section of the forebrain comprising the cerebrum and olfactory lobes.
[1895–1900]
tel`en•ce•phal′ic (-səˈfæl ɪk) adj.

telencephalon

the anterior section of the forebrain, containing the cerebrum and related structures. — telencephalic, adj.
See also: Brain

telencephalon

The “end brain” front subdivision of the forebrain, which contains the cerebral hemispheres.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.telencephalon - the anterior division of the forebrain; the cerebrum and related parts of the hypothalamus
neural structure - a structure that is part of the nervous system
cerebrum - anterior portion of the brain consisting of two hemispheres; dominant part of the brain in humans
forebrain, prosencephalon - the anterior portion of the brain; the part of the brain that develops from the anterior part of the neural tube
Translations
télencéphale

tel·en·ceph·a·lon

n. telencéfalo, porción anterior del encéfalo.
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Then, 21 tissues (telencephalon, hypothalamus, mesencephalon, cerebellum, myelencephalon, liver, spleen, heart, eye, skin, foregut, gill, white muscle, hindgut, midgut, red muscle, trunk kidney and gonad) were removed immediately and stored in liquid nitrogen.
The most primitive of the vertebrates, fish, have been described as possessing a poor differentiated telencephalon, and limited learning and memory abilities (1).
Grossly, brain exhibited dark red to brown multifocal rounded areas 2-3cm in diameter on the cut surface of the white matter of the telencephalon (Figure 1B).
The known connections of the septal region relate to it most directly to the hypothalamus and those parts of the brain stem and telencephalon that share significant connections with the hypothalamus.
Left to right: coronal sections of telencephalon midlevel caudate nucleus; diencephalon midlevel thalamus; midbrain; and hindbrain-level medulla and cerebellum.
It incorporates input from two hemispheres, four lobes in each hemisphere (frontal, temporal, parietal, and occipital), and all five layers of the brain (from the uppermost telencephalon and adjacent diencephalon below it to the middle layers of the mesencephalon to the lower levels of the metencephalon and myelencephalon).
Samples were taken from the brain (telencephalon, thalamus, pituitary gland, cerebellum, pons, medulla oblongata, mesencephalon), the spinal cord and dorsal root ganglions, and plantar foot skin.
Anatomically, the small teleost brain shares many features with the mammalian brain, containing a cerebellum, telencephalon, diencephalon, spinal cord, and hypothalamus (Guo 2004; Mueller et al.
This occurs primarily in the telencephalon or fore brain, and as unthinkingly as when we walk in the park or enter our kitchen.
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ICAM5 (see Figure 1) is an immunoglobulin cell adhesion molecule highly expressed on the dendrites of neurons in the telencephalon that is known to have roles in immune and neural functions [65, 66].