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Trapezoid body medial nucleus principal cell

Name: Trapezoid body medial nucleus principal cell
Description: Principal cell of the medial nucleus of the trapezoid body that receives input from the ventral cochlear nucleus at a specialized synaptic ending termed the Calyx of held.
Synonym(s): Principal Cells Medial Nucleus Trapezoid Body, Trapezoid body medial nucleus principal neuron
Has role: Principal neuron role
Super-category: Neuron
*Id: nifext_79
Organism: Cat
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Soma Specific Properties

Soma Location: Medial nucleus of trapezoid body

Axon Specific Properties

Axon projection laterality: ipsilateral[1]
Location of distant axon arborization: lateral superior olivary nucleus, ventral nucleus of the lateral lemniscus, medial superior olivary nucleus[1]
Location of local axon arborization: medial nucleus of trapezoid body

Intrinsic Properties

Neurotransmitter released: Glycine[2]


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Smith PH et al. (1998) Anatomy and physiology of principal cells of the medial nucleus of the trapezoid body (MNTB) of the cat. J Neurophysiol 79: 3127-42 PubMed
  2. Bledsoe SC Jr et al. (1990) Immunocytochemical and lesion studies support the hypothesis that the projection from the medial nucleus of the trapezoid body to the lateral superior olive is glycinergic. Brain Res 517: 189-94 PubMed

Notes

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Facts about Trapezoid body medial nucleus principal cellRDF feed
AxonProjectionLateralityipsilateral  +
Created5 September 2007  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefinitionPrincipal cell of the medial nucleus of the trapezoid body that receives input from the ventral cochlear nucleus at a specialized synaptic ending termed the Calyx of held.
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.Petilla neuron  +
Has rolePrincipal neuron role  +
Idnifext_79  +
LabelTrapezoid body medial nucleus principal cell  +
Located inMedial nucleus of trapezoid body  +
LocationOfAxonArborizationLateral superior olivary nucleus  +, Ventral nucleus of the lateral lemniscus  +, and Medial superior olivary nucleus  +
LocationOfLocalAxonArborizationMedial nucleus of trapezoid body  +
ModifiedDate9 March 2012  +
NeurotransmitterGlycine  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.Petilla neuron  +
SpeciesCat  +
SuperCategoryNeuron  +
SynonymPrincipal Cells Medial Nucleus Trapezoid Body  +, and Trapezoid body medial nucleus principal neuron  +