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Ontology Browser

Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
neuron projection +     
accessory outer segment 
axon +   
The long process of a neuron that conducts nerve impulses, usually away from the cell body to the terminals and varicosities, which are sites of storage and release of neurotransmitter.
cell body fiber  
dendrite +   
dendritic filopodium  
dendritic tree +   
gemmule 
growth cone filopodium  
growth cone lamellipodium  
kinocilium +   
Lewy neurite  
neuron projection branch point +   
neuron projection cytoplasm +   
neuron projection membrane +   
neuron projection terminus +   
neuron spine +   
photoreceptor cell cilium +   
proximal neuron projection  
rod spherule  
stereocilium +   
telodendria +  

Synonyms
Xrefs: NIF_Subcellular:sao1770195789 ;   Wikipedia:Axon
Definition Sources: GOC:nln, ISBN:0198506732

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