koniocellular

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koniocellular

(kŏn″ē-ō-sĕl′ū-lĭr) [Gr. konis, dust + ″]
Having a granular appearance; said of cells, esp. those found in the lateral geniculate nucleus of the thalamus.
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(3) The koniocellular cells are found in between these parvo- and magnocellular layers.
(18) Koniocellular cells within the LGN receive their input from bistratified retinal ganglion cells exiting the optic tract, and send their information via the optic radiation to the primary visual cortex.
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