*  Inferior colliculus
The inferior colliculus receives input from both the ipsilateral and contralateral cochlear nucleus and respectively the ... All nuclei except the contralateral ventral nucleus of the lateral lemniscus send projections to the central nucleus (CNIC) ... IC are large auditory nuclei on the right and left sides of the midbrain. It is divided into three parts, the Central Nucleus ... and at the base of the projection of the medial geniculate nucleus and the lateral geniculate nucleus. The inferior colliculi ...
*  Cochlear nucleus
... the ventral cochlear nucleus (VCN) and the dorsal cochlear nucleus (DCN). The ventral cochlear nucleus is unlayered whereas the ... At the nerve root the fibers branch to innervate the ventral cochlear nucleus and the deep layer of the dorsal cochlear nucleus ... The outputs from the cochlear nuclei are received in higher regions of the auditory brainstem. The cochlear nuclei (CN) are ... and the anteroventral cochlear nucleus (AVCN). The major input to the cochlear nucleus is from the auditory nerve, a part of ...
*  Ventral cochlear nucleus
The ventral cochlear nucleus is divided into the anterior ventral (anteroventral) cochlear nucleus (AVCN) and the posterior ... The anteroventral cochlear nucleus (AVCN) (or accessory), is placed between the two divisions of the cochlear nerve, and is on ... ventral nucleus of the trapezoid body (VNTB), nucleus paragigantocellularis lateralis (PGL), and ventral nucleus of the lateral ... In the ventral cochlear nucleus (VCN), auditory nerve fibers enter the brain via the nerve root in the VCN. ...
*  Dorsal cochlear nucleus
Along with the ventral cochlear nucleus (VCN), it forms the cochlear nucleus (CN), where all auditory nerve fibers from the ... "Somatosensory effects on neurons in dorsal cochlear nucleus." J Neurophysiol 73(2): 743-65. NIF Search - Dorsal Cochlear ... Classified as cochlear nucleus type IV cells, the firing rate may be very rapid in response to a low intensity sound at one ... The dorsal cochlear nucleus (DCN, also known as the "tuberculum acusticum"), is a cortex-like structure on the dorso-lateral ...
*  Startle response
... cochlear nucleus (ventral/inferior) -> LLN -> caudal pontine reticular nucleus (PnC). The whole process has a less than 10ms[ ... First, there is a synapse from the auditory nerve fibers in the ear to the cochlear root neurons (CRN). These are the first ... Third, a synapse occurs from the PnC axons to the motor neurons in the facial motor nucleus or the spinal cord that will ... The activation of the facial motor nucleus causes a jerk of the head while an activation in the spinal cord causes the whole ...
*  Auditory brainstem implant
1982). "Hearing by cochlear nucleus stimulation in humans". Ann Otol Rhinol Otolaryngol. 24 (Suppl 91): 117-124. PMID 680539. ... This original ABI consisted of two ball electrodes which were implanted near the surface of the cochlear nucleus. A change from ... Since 1999 a 21 electrode array implant has been used with the Nucleus 24 ABI (Cochlear Limited) speech processor. A 12 ... 1984). "Cochlear nucleus implants". Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 92 (1): 52-4. doi:10.1177/019459988409200111. PMID 6422415. ...
*  Huntington Medical Research Institutes
"Technology for an Advanced Cochlear Nucleus Auditory Prosthesis" (5R01DC009643). NIH Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tools ...
*  Tinnitus
Robert Aaron Levine (1999). "Somatic (craniocervical) tinnitus and the dorsal cochlear nucleus hypothesis". American Journal of ... About 75% of new cases are related to emotional stress as the trigger factor rather than to precipitants involving cochlear ... Hearing loss may have many different causes, but among tinnitus subjects, the major cause is cochlear damage. Ototoxic drugs ...
*  Models of neural computation
... spike timing-dependent plasticities in the dorsal cochlear nucleus". Nat Neurosci. 7: 719-725. doi:10.1038/nn1272. Roberts, ... Patrick D.; Portfors, Christine V. (2008). "Cell-specific, spike timing-dependent plasticities in the dorsal cochlear nucleus ...
*  Cat genetics
Saada AA; Niparko JK; Ryugo DK (1996). "Morphological changes in the cochlear nucleus of congenitally deaf white cats". Brain ...
*  Sound localization in owls
... the cochlear nucleus magnocellularis (mammalian anteroventral cochlear nucleus) and the cochlear nucleus angularis (see figure ... mammalian posteroventral and dorsal cochlear nuclei). The neurons of the nucleus magnocellularis phase-lock, but are fairly ... Neurons from the nucleus laminaris project to the core of the central nucleus of the inferior colliculus and to the anterior ... The fibers of the auditory nerve innervate both cochlear nuclei in the brainstem, ...
*  Biological neuron model
"Somatosensory inputs modify auditory spike timing in dorsal cochlear nucleus principal cells". European Journal of Neuroscience ... For example, cochlear hair cells, retinal receptor cells, and retinal bipolar cells do not spike. Furthermore, many cells in ... "Effects of the Activity of the Internal Globus Pallidus-Pedunculopontine Loop on the Transmission of the Subthalamic Nucleus- ...
*  D. Kent Morest
Smith L, Gross J, Morest DK (July 2002). "Fibroblast growth factors (FGFs) in the cochlear nucleus of the adult mouse following ... Kim JJ, Gross J, Potashner SJ, Morest DK (September 2004). "Fine structure of degeneration in the cochlear nucleus of the ... Josephson EM, Morest DK (July 2003). "Synaptic nests lack glutamate transporters in the cochlear nucleus of the mouse". Synapse ... in the embryonic development of the mouse cochlear nucleus". Journal of Neurobiology. 66 (9): 897-915. doi:10.1002/neu.20264. ...
*  Auditory system
... the dorsal cochlear nucleus (DCN), and ventral cochlear nucleus (VCN). The VCN is further divided by the nerve root into the ... and receives projections predominantly from the ventral cochlear nucleus, although the dorsal cochlear nucleus projects there ... posteroventral cochlear nucleus (PVCN) and the anteroventral cochlear nucleus (AVCN). The trapezoid body is a bundle of ... Some of these axons come from the cochlear nucleus and cross over to the other side before traveling on to the superior olivary ...
*  Neuronal noise
"Temperature affects voltage-sensitive conductances differentially in octopus cells of the mammalian cochlear nucleus". J ... stochastic oscillations in pacemaker neurons in suprachiasmatic nucleus are partially responsible for the organization of ...
*  Charles Molnar
Model for the Convergence of Inputs Upon Neurons in the Cochlear Nucleus, D.Sc. Thesis, MIT, 1966. Chaney, T.J. and C.E. Molnar ... Kim, D.O. and C.E. Molnar: Cochlear mechanics: Measurements and models, in The Nervous System, Vol. 3, Human Communication and ...
*  Interaural time difference
... known as the antero-ventral cochlear nucleus (AVCN), postero-ventral cochlear nucleus (PVCN) and dorsal cochlear nucleus (DCN) ... The SOC receives input from cochlear nuclei, primarily the ipsilateral and contralateral AVCN. Four nuclei make up the SOC but ... Next in the pathway is the cochlear nucleus, which receives mainly ipsilateral (that is, from the same side) afferent input. ... The IC is situated in the midbrain and consists of a group of nuclei the largest of these is the central nucleus of inferior ...
*  Granule cell
Dorsal cochlear granule cells Pyramidal cells from the primary auditory cortex project directly on to the cochlear nucleus. ... The granule cells in the dorsal cochlear nucleus are small neurons with two or three short dendrites that give rise to a few ... Granule cells in the dorsal cochlear nucleus play a role in the perception and response to sounds in our environment. Olfactory ... Its axon projects to the molecular layer of the dorsal cochlear nucleus where it forms parallel fibers, also similar to ...
*  Amblyaudia
"Effects of monaural and binaural sound deprivation on cell development in the anteroventral cochlear nucleus of rats". Exp. ... "Late appearance and deprivation-sensitive growth of permanent dendrites in the avian cochlear nucleus (nuc. magnocellularis)". ... Webster DB, Webster M (1979). "Effects of neonatal conductive hearing loss on brain stem auditory nuclei". Ann. Otol. Rhinol. ... Smith ZD, Gray L, Rubel EW (October 1983). "Afferent influences on brainstem auditory nuclei of the chicken: n. laminaris ...
*  Frequency following response
Moushegian, G.; Rupert, A. L. (1973). "Response diversity of neurons in ventral cochlear nucleus of kangaroo rat to low- ... This phenomenon came to be known as the cochlear microphonic (CM). The FFR may have been accidentally discovered back in 1930; ... but it was later discovered that the response is non-neural and is cochlear in origin, specifically from the outer hair cells. ... to describe the CM-like neural components recorded directly from several brainstem nuclei (research based on Jewett and ...
*  Cognitive neuroscience of music
Phase-locking to stimulus frequencies has been shown in the auditory nerve, the cochlear nucleus, the inferior colliculus, and ... Köppl, Christine (1997). "Phase Locking to High Frequencies in the Auditory Nerve and Cochlear Nucleus Magnocellularis of the ... The auditory nerve then leads to several layers of synapses at numerous nuclei in the auditory brainstem. These nuclei are also ... "Mode-Locked Spike Trains in Responses of Ventral Cochlear Nucleus Chopper and Onset Neurons to Periodic Stimuli". Journal of ...
*  Cartwheel cell
Their axons do not extend beyond the dorsal cochlear nucleus but synapse with other cartwheel cells and pyramidal cells within ... Berrebi, AS; Mugnaini, E (1991). "Distribution and targets of the cartwheel cell axon in the dorsal cochlear nucleus of the ... Cartwheel cells are neurons of the dorsal cochlear nucleus (DCN) where they greatly outnumber the other inhibitory interneurons ... and therefore plays a key role in the shaping of the overall output of the superficial layers of the dorsal cochlear nucleus. ...
*  Lateral lemniscus
... order information coming out of some of these brainstem nuclei. The lateral lemniscus is located where the cochlear nuclei and ... The brainstem nuclei include: the superior olive the intermediate nucleus of the lateral lemniscus (INLL) the ventral nucleus ... The lateral lemniscus is a tract of axons in the brainstem that carries information about sound from the cochlear nucleus to ... The dorsal cochlear nucleus (DCN) has input from the LL and output to the contralateral LL via the ipsilateral and ...
*  Superior olivary complex
... and it does not project to the cochlea or cochlear nucleus as many periolivary nuclei do. In contrast, glycinergic projections ... this nucleus projects to many auditory nuclei, and forms the medial olivocochlear bundle (MOC) which innervates cochlear outer ... and the Medial nucleus of the trapezoid body, and several smaller periolivary nuclei. These three nuclei are the most studied, ... typically named based upon their location with regard to the primary nuclei. These nuclei surround each of the primary nuclei, ...
*  Unipolar neuron
Unipolar brush cells are neurons specific to the cerebellum and the granule region of the dorsal cochlear nucleus. In all ...
*  Cranial nerve nucleus
Nuclei present in the Pons Cochlear nuclei (VIII) - sensory Dorsal cochlear nucleus Ventral cochlear nucleus Vestibular nuclei ... Nuclei present in the medulla Hypoglossal nucleus (XII) - motor Dorsal motor nucleus of vagus nerve (X) - visceromotor Nucleus ... Facial nucleus (VII) - motor Abducens nucleus (VI) - motor Trigeminal motor nucleus (V) - motor Main trigeminal nucleus (V) - ... This area is a bit below the autonomic motor nuclei, and includes the nucleus ambiguus, facial nerve nucleus, as well as the ...