The gray matter nuclei located in the center of the cerebellum, embedded in the white matter, which receive inhibitory (GABAergic) inputs from Purkinje cells in the cerebellar cortex and excitatory (glutamatergic) inputs from mossy fiber pathways; all output fibers of the cerebellum originate from the these nuclei[MP] [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deep_cerebellar_nuclei ]

Synonyms: roof nuclei-2 nuclei cerebelli cerebellar nuclei intrinsic nuclei of cerebellum central nuclei deep cerebellar nuclear complex deep cerebellar nuclei intracerebellar nuclei

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim

latin term
nuclei cerebelli [ FMA:72249 FMA:TA ]

latin term
nuclei cerebellaris [ NeuroNames:682 ]

latin term
nuclei cerebellares [ NeuroNames:682 ]

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/23/Gray707.png

has alternative id

UBERON:0004007

has related synonym

nuclei cerebelli
nuclei cerebellaris
nuclei cerebellares

id

UBERON:0002130