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Purkinje Cells

  • Published11 Oct 2019
  • Source BrainFacts/SfN

Purkinje cells, some of the largest neurons in the brain, dwell in the cerebellum.

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The Editors of Encyclopedia Britannica. (2015). Purkinje cell. Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved from

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