Definition of cytoarchitectonics in English:

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cytoarchitectonics

Pronunciation: /ˌsʌɪtəʊˌɑːkɪtɛkˈtɒnɪks/

plural noun

[treated as singular or plural]
Another term for cytoarchitecture.
Example sentences
  • Changes in cytoarchitectonics are accompanied by a distinct rearrangement of radial glial fibers.
  • Between 1903 and 1908 he published seven papers; many concerned with the comparative cytoarchitectonics of mammalian cortex.

Derivatives

cytoarchitectonic

adjective
Example sentences
  • The brain is subdivided into areas of similarity to form a cytoarchitectonic map.
  • The basic analysis has been performed in three brains, serially sectioned and stained with thionin, myelin stain, acetylcholinesterase and parvalbumin, to determine cytoarchitectonic boundaries.
  • Despite the growing interest in CING its cytoarchitectonic characterization and parcellation remains controversial, remaining one of the less explored cortical regions.

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