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Descriptor English: Higher Nervous Activity
Descriptor Spanish: Actividad Nerviosa Superior
Descriptor Portuguese: Atividade Nervosa Superior
Descriptor French: Activité nerveuse supérieure
Entry term(s): Activities, Higher Nervous
Activity, Higher Nervous
Higher Nervous Activities
Nervous Activities, Higher
Nervous Activity, Higher
Tree number(s): F02.463.247
G11.561.398
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006613
Scope note: A term used in Eastern European research literature on brain and behavior physiology for cortical functions. It refers to the highest level of integrative function of the brain, centered in the CEREBRAL CORTEX, regulating language, thought, and behavior via sensory, motor, and cognitive processes.
Annotation: this expression is found intact as "vysshaia nervnaia deiatel'nost" in Russian neurophysiol literature
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Public MeSH Note: 65
History Note: 65(64)
DeCS ID: 6771
Unique ID: D006613
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Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/23
Higher Nervous Activity - Preferred
Concept UI M0010358
Scope note A term used in Eastern European research literature on brain and behavior physiology for cortical functions. It refers to the highest level of integrative function of the brain, centered in the CEREBRAL CORTEX, regulating language, thought, and behavior via sensory, motor, and cognitive processes.
Preferred term Higher Nervous Activity
Entry term(s) Activities, Higher Nervous
Activity, Higher Nervous
Higher Nervous Activities
Nervous Activities, Higher
Nervous Activity, Higher



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