Flashcards in Lecture 15: Cerebellum Deck (14):
The cerebellum consists of ___ hemispheres
the medial area of the cerebellum is called the _____
the cerebellum is connected to other neural structures by ________.
three pairs of peduncles
Cerebellum contains more ______ than the rest of the brain
The cerebellum is divided into ___ lobes
What are the names of the lobes?
1. the anterior lobe
2. the posterior lobe
3. the flocculondular lobe
The cerebellar cortex consists of three layers and ____ types of neurons
Inputs to the cerebellum are carried by ______ and _______.
mossy fibers and climbing fiber
The only output system of the cerebellum is the axons of ________.
axons are called parallel fibers
excited by parallel fibers
inhibit granule cells (inhibitory interneuron)
Stellate and Basket Cells
interneurons within the cerebellum
inhibit Purkinjie cells
only output of the cerebellum, inhibitory neurons