The bicep, like other muscles, is primarily controlled by the cerebrum, a section of the brain located just above the brain stem and the cerebellum. The peripheral nervous system relies on the cerebrum to send signals to... More »

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Although biceps curls work to build the biceps muscles, according to Throwback Fit, they are a very ineffective exercise for this purpose. Muscle & Fitness suggests making small changes to biceps curls that make the exer... More »

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The main muscles worked by hammer curls are the brachioradialis muscle of the forearm and the biceps brachii. Stabilizer muscles stressed while performing hammer curls include the anterior deltoid and the upper and middl... More »

There are three parts of the brain, including the cerebrum, cerebellum and brain stem. The cerebrum is divided into two sections, known as the right and left hemispheres. It is the largest part of the brain and consists ... More »

The cerebrum, the cerebellum and the brain stem are all integral parts of coordinating muscular movement. The brain is part of a vast network, known as the nervous system, which is responsible for all muscle movement, ac... More »

The bicep and tricep muscles are located in the upper arm between the shoulder and elbow joint. The triceps are the posterior arm muscles, supplied by the radial nerve. The biceps, along with the brachialis and coracobra... More »

The pons is a relay station that allows communication between different areas of the brain, especially the cerebrum and the cerebellum. It is also a connection between the medulla oblongata and the cerebral cortex. Its r... More »