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The cerebellum, the hypothalamus and behavior

DOI: 10.4236/ns.2013.57100, PP. 832-834

Keywords: Cerebellum, Hypothalamus, Behavior, Memory, Plasticity, Learning, Repair

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The cerebellum has been classically considered as the subcortical center for motor control. However, accumulating experimental evidence has revealed that it also plays an important role in cognition, for instance, in learning and memory, as well as in emotional behavior and nonsomatic activities, such as visceral and immunological responses.

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