the region of the cerebral cortex concerned with transmitting impulses to the voluntary muscles.
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In September, researchers using these advances will publish a detailed classification of cell types in the mouse and human motor cortexes—the biggest single output from the BRAIN Initiative to date.How big science failed to unlock the mysteries of the human brain | Emily Mullin | August 25, 2021 | MIT Technology Review
In Parkinson’s patients, for example, neurons in the motor cortex—the brain center that coordinates voluntary motion—get locked in certain oscillations that increase in amplitude when a person moves, resulting in tremors and other movement deficits.How to Unlearn a Disease - Issue 103: Healthy Communication | Kelly Clancy | July 14, 2021 | Nautilus
The motor cortex controls how each part of our muscles move.How Virtual Reality Unveiled a Unique Brain Wave That Could Boost Learning | Shelly Fan | July 6, 2021 | Singularity Hub
The 28-year-old had also previously controlled an external robotic arm using a neural interface wired up to his motor cortex, but in the latest experiment the researchers combined the two strands of research, with impressive results.Scientists Added a Sense of Touch to a Mind-Controlled Robotic Arm | Edd Gent | May 24, 2021 | Singularity Hub
This is all possible because the central processor, the motor cortex, is still intact even after paralysis, at least for relatively simple movements such as reaching or grasping.A New Brain Implant Turns Thoughts Into Text With 90 Percent Accuracy | Shelly Fan | May 18, 2021 | Singularity Hub