Circuits of the Dorsal Cochlear Nucleus
The dorsal cochlear nucleus (DCN) has become more intriguing as more is learned about it because, although its anatomical structure has been examined from many perspectives and the responses of individual cells have been studied for more than 25 years, it is not yet possible to identify a physiological function that is carried out by the DCN. In this paper we will examine what is known about the cells of the DCN and their roles in the circuit in a search for clues concerning their function.
KeywordsGiant Cell Granule Cell Molecular Layer Auditory Nerve Mossy Fiber
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