Characterizing the relay station in the brain that controls our movements

Characterizing the relay station in the brain that controls our movements
The relay station of the brain, the substantia nigra, consists of different types of nerve cells and is responsible for controlling the execution of diverse movements. Researchers have now characterized two of these cell populations more precisely and has been able to assign an exact function to each of them. ... read more
Source: Science DailyPublished on 2019-05-14