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ONTOLOGY REPORT - ANNOTATIONS


Term:type I terminal bouton
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Definition:Terminal inflated portion of the axon of a glutamatergic neuron, containing the specialized apparatus necessary to release neurotransmitters that will induce the contraction of muscle. The axon terminus is considered to be the whole region of thickening and the terminal bouton is a specialized region of it.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: type I terminal button


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  cellular_component 20118
    cellular anatomical entity 19774
      presynapse 689
        terminal bouton 134
          type I terminal bouton 0
            subsynaptic reticulum 0
            type Ib terminal bouton 0
            type Is terminal bouton 0
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  cellular_component 20118
    cellular anatomical entity 19774
      cell projection 2527
        plasma membrane bounded cell projection 2460
          neuron projection 1646
            axon 836
              distal axon 448
                axon terminus 236
                  terminal bouton 134
                    type I terminal bouton 0
                      subsynaptic reticulum 0
                      type Ib terminal bouton 0
                      type Is terminal bouton 0
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