• books.google.com - In order to show the position the organs of hearing and balance as accurately as possible, the author fenestrated the bony walls of the cochlea, vestibule and semicircular canals so that the different parts of Corti's spiral organ, the utricle and ampullary crests can be seen. (google.com)
  • Function: It originates from liver cells and unites with the cystic duct from the gall bladder to form the common bile duct. (com.pk)
  • Homozygous disruption of this gene results behavioral abnormalities, such as hyperactivity, head tilting and circling, as well as abnormal vestibular morphogenesis, including severe dysgenesis of all three semicircular ducts. (jax.org)
  • Monolayers of primary cultures of rat semicircular canal duct (SCCD) cells were grown on permeable supports and cellular uptake of 45 Ca 2+ was measured individually from the apical and basolateral sides. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • The other portion of the vestibulocochlear nerve is the vestibular nerve , which carries spatial orientation information to the brain from the semicircular canals , also known as semicircular ducts. (wikipedia.org)
  • In such specimens the reticuhnn extends practicall\' from the epithelial duct to the margin of the cartilaginous canal. (edu.au)