Term: molecular layer corpus cerebelli parallel fiber
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Name: molecular layer corpus cerebelli
Definition: Portion of tissue which is the outermost layer of the corpus cerebelli and consists largely of axons and dendrites. Other cell types such as stellate and basket neurons are also found in the molecular layer.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000394]
Name: parallel fiber
Synonyms: parallel fibers
Definition: Portion of tissue that consists of axons of cerebellar granule cells that synapse onto Purkinje cell dendrites.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001713]