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Term: granular layer corpus cerebelli Purkinje cell
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Name: granular layer corpus cerebelli
Definition: Portion of tissue which is the innermost layer of the corpus cerebelli and consists of small granule cells and larger Golgi cells. The granule cell receive excitatory input from the mossy fibers, and send parallel fibers to the molecular layer where they synapse with Purkinje cell dendrites.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000358]
Name: Purkinje cell
Synonyms: Purkinje cells
Definition: The output neuron of the cerebellar cortex.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009071]