, Volume 35, Issue 7, pp 880–881 | Cite as

Formation of glomerulus-like structures by the olfactory nerve after neonatal bulbectomy

  • F. Shafa


Evidence presented here suggests that glomerulus formation within the olfactory bulb of the rat, which is mostly a postnatal event, is directed by the olfactory nerve rather than by the influences of mitral and tufted cells.


Olfactory Bulb Olfactory Nerve Tufted Cell Postnatal Event Glomerulus Formation 
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Shafa
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  1. 1.Institute of Biochemistry and BiophysicsUniversity of TehranTehran(Iran)

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