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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
distal axon +     
axon terminus +   
cellular bud neck +  
cellular bud tip +  
growing cell tip +   
growth cone +   
The migrating motile tip of a growing neuron projection, where actin accumulates, and the actin cytoskeleton is the most dynamic.
hyphal tip +  
mating projection tip +  
polarisome +  

Synonyms
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Growth_cone
Definition Sources: GOC:aruk, GOC:bc, ISBN:0815316194, PMID:10082468

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