area 29
Acronym: 29
The term area 29 refers to one of three parts of the architectonically defined retrosplenial cortex in the human and the macaque.The others are area 30 and area 26. All are narrow bands lined up side by side in the banks of the posterior cingulate gyrus and isthmus of the cingulate gyrus, which are separated from the splenium of the corpus callosum by the callosal sulcus.It is subdivided into an area 29m and area 29 ( Vogt-2012 ).
     An equivalent area in the rat and mouse may be found in the retrosplenial area ( Swanson-2004 ).

Also known as: No other name for this structure has appeared in PubMed.NeuroNames ID : 3580

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