purkinje

noun
Bohemian physiologist remembered for his discovery of Purkinje cells and the Purkinje network (1787-1869) 
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This area produces purkinje cells and deep cerebellar nuclear neurons.
Purkinje neurons feed back into the deep nuclei via a potent inhibitory synapse.
Purkinje cells also receive input from the inferior olivary nucleus via climbing fibers.
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