MITRAL CELL

is a cell which is part of the olfactory bulb. One mitral cell may receive signals and stimuli from hundreds of receptors which are embedded in the olfactory epithelium.

MITRAL CELL: "Mitral cells will form part of the olfactory bulb leading away from the brain."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MITRAL CELL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/mitral-cell/ (accessed November 27, 2020).
SHARE