Purkinje cell layer of cerebellar cortex

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The Purkinje cell layer lies just underneath the molecular layer of the cerebellar cortex. It contains the neuronal cell bodies of the Purkinje cells that are arranged side by side in a single layer. Candelabrum interneurons are vertically oriented between the Purkinje cells. Purkinje neurons are inhibitory and provide the output of the cerebellar cortex through axons that project into the white matter. Extensive dendritic trees from the Purkinje cells extend upward in a single plane into the molecular layer where they synapse with parallel fibers of granule cells. [ http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0021680 ]

Synonyms: Purkinje cell layer cerebellum Purkinje layer cerebellar Purkinje cell layer cerebellum Purkinje cell layer

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Term information



latin term
nucleus reticulatus (thalami) [ NeuroNames:365 ]

latin term
reticulatum thalami (Hassler) [ NeuroNames:365 ]

latin term
nucleus thalamicus reticularis [ NeuroNames:365 ]

latin term
nuclei reticulares (thalami) [ NeuroNames:365 ]

latin term
nucleus reticularis [ NeuroNames:365 ]

has related synonym

reticulatum thalami (Hassler)

nucleus thalamicus reticularis

nuclei reticulares (thalami)

reticular nucleus thalamus (Arnold)

nucleus reticulatus (thalami)

nucleus reticularis