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Input interpretation:

cerebellum Purkinje cell


Basic information:

description | principal (projection) neuron of the cerebellar cortex; characterized by pear-shaped cell bodies arranged in a single layer, one (rarely two) primary dendrites and an elaborate dendritic tree heavily invested with dendritic spines\nrole | projection\ndefining criteria | biochemical  |  connectivity  |  morphology


Location:

soma | Purkinje cell layer of cerebellar cortex\ndistant axon arborization | cerebellar nuclear complex\nlocal axon arborization | Purkinje cell layer of cerebellar cortex


Soma properties:

shape | spherical\nsize | large


Axon properties:

myelination | yes\nprojection laterality | ipsilateral\norigin | soma\nlength | (1 to 3) mm  (millimeters)

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