The Plastic Brain

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As a fan of the striatum, I’ve always thought of the internal capsule as a bit of a bastard for splitting it into the caudate and putamen – like putting an interstate freeway right through a lovely old suburb.

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Coronal section – Anterior limb of internal capsule 

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Author: Rogan Tinsley

Biology, science and maths teacher with a PhD in Neuroscience and passion for education.

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