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Superior salivatory nucleus

Name: Superior salivatory nucleus
Description: Nucleus containing parasympathetic neurons giving rise to the parasympathetic division of the facial nerve, innervating the salivary glands (Brodal, Neurological Anatomy, 3rd ed., 1981, pg 703).[1]
Abbreviation: SuS
Is part of: medulla oblongata
Has role: Cranial nerve nucleus
Super-category: Nucleus of CNS
*Id: birnlex_1131
Organism: mammal
Link to OWL / RDF: Download this content as OWL/RDF
Neuronames ID ( what's this?): 585


References

  1. PMID:ISBN:0195026942
  • This visualization was created by the Scalable Brain Atlas group and is based on the Rhesus Monkey - Paxinos et al. 2000

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Facts about Superior salivatory nucleusRDF feed
AbbrevSuS  +
Created15 July 2006  +
CurationStatusgraph position temporary  +
CuratorMaryann Martone  +
DefinitionNucleus containing parasympathetic neurons giving rise to the parasympathetic division of the facial nerve, innervating the salivary glands (Brodal, Neurological Anatomy, 3rd ed., 1981, pg 703).
EditorialNoteBrodal has the SSN in the medulla (Fig. 11-2, pg 703); Brain Info in the pontine tegmentum. It looks to be at the pontomedullary junction, so I suppose that it's just where you'd like to put it, but needs review.
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
Has roleCranial nerve nucleus  +
Idbirnlex_1131  +
Is part ofMedulla oblongata  +
LabelSuperior salivatory nucleus  +
ModifiedDate20 February 2012  +
NeuronamesLinkhttp://braininfo.rprc.washington.edu/Scripts/hiercentraldirectory.aspx?ID=585  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
SpeciesMammal  +
SuperCategoryNucleus of CNS  +
UmlscuiC0175447  +