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Ln other vertebrates they possibly assist the detection of olfactory gradients when tracking scents. Motor systems Upper and lower motor neurons Skeletal muscle is innervated by neurons which have their cell bodies in the ventral horns of the spinal cord and in the motor nuclei of the cranial nerves. All movement is controlled by these neurons, which act as the final common pathway to the muscle. This final common pathway is referred to as the lower motor neuron (LMN). The neural systems of the brain and spinal cord which converge upon it are known collectively as the upper motor neuron (UMN).
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