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The Neuron- Up Close and Personal
Now we are looking at a cross-section of the hindbrain of a human.
Can you tell what structure this is? Do you see the convoluted material that is dark purple? That is the cerebellum. What do you think is the round, off-white structure in the middle? Need a hint? Look at this picture...
That's right! It's the brainstem.
Click on the button below to look at a slice of the forebrain of the human.