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What does OB stand for?

OB stands for Olfactory Bulb

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Signs consistent with neurotoxicity included increased expression of the inflammatory mediators, interleukin-6 and nitric oxide synthase-2, as well as decreased expression of vascular endothelial growth factor A in the olfactory bulb, striatum, hippocampus, and cerebellum.
While ruminating on man's best friend, what struck me was the fact that while a large visual cortex dominates my human brain, it is an olfactory cortex that dominates your dog's brain, roughly 40 times bigger than my olfactory bulb, relative to total brain size.
Among the 14 topics are timing excitation and inhibition in the cortical network, gap junctions and emergent rhythms, the feed-forward chain as a filter-amplifier motif, encoding and decoding target parameters in the primate parietofrontal system, stochastic synchrony in the olfactory bulb, and the large-scale computational modeling of the primary visual cortex.