barrel cortex rat

Benjamin Godde Benjamin.Godde at
Tue Jan 20 17:53:09 EST 1998

Hanneke Meeren wrote:
> Hello,
> Could anybody tell me the precise location of the barrel cortex (e.g.
> stereotactical coordinates or reference on it) in the rat?
> Kind regards,
> Hanneke

4-7 mm lateral of midline
1-4 mm posterior of bregma

there is some variation over animals, so it can't be the >precise<
but it should help You.


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