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... related to body position are generated much like the sensations of sound 'n
humans and rrost other mamrnals. l—air cells ir the utrice and the saccule
respord to charges in head position with respect to gravity and rnoverrent in one
cle and the saccule, gravity is always pulling downward on the hairs of the
receptor cel s, sending a constarrt series of action potentials alorg the sensory
rreurons of the vestibular branch o' the auditory nerve. This mechanism is similar
to how ...
Sensory and Motor Mechanisms The utricle a nd saccule tell the brain which The
hairs of the hair cells way is up and inform it of the body's project into a gelatinous
cap position or linear acceleration. called the cupula. Bending of the hairs ...
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