Single unit responses of rabbit ear-muscles to postural and accelerative stimulation

@article{Meyer2004SingleUR,
  title={Single unit responses of rabbit ear-muscles to postural and accelerative stimulation},
  author={Dietrich L. Meyer and K. P. Schaefer and A. Winkelmann},
  journal={Experimental Brain Research},
  year={2004},
  volume={14},
  pages={118-126}
}
SummarySingle units of external ear-muscles were investigated during vestibular and optokinetic stimulation. Response characteristics allowed identification of the semicircular canal and the labyrinth from which each ear-muscle unit received its main input. The responses of most units showed both phasic and tonic components; some were exclusively phasic or tonic. Innervation pattern of phasic units revealed the existence of an ear-nystagmus, which was synchronous and similar to the eye… 
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