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Gustatory nucleus

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Gustatory nucleus

Gustatory nucleus
NeuroNames ancil-465
Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy

The gustatory nucleus is a component of the solitary nucleus. It is associated with the sense of taste.[1]

GABA is the primary inhibitory neurotransmitter.[2]


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See also

Inferior salivatory nucleus

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