Class: Axon_Hillock

•owl:Thing
        •bfo:Entity
                •snap:Continuant
                        •snap:IndependentContinuant
                                •snap:FiatObjectPart
                                        •Regional_Part_Of_Cell
                                                •Regional_Part_Of_Neuron
                                                        •Regional_Part_Of_Neuron_Process
                                                                •Regional_Part_Of_Axon
                                                                        •Axon_Hillock

Super Classes

Regional_Part_Of_Axon
continuous_With SOME Axon

Disjoint Classes

Regional_Part_Of_Basket_Cell_Axon, Axonal_Growth_Cone, Main_Axon, Axon_Terminal, Initial_Segment, Axon_Collateral

Annotations

definitionCone shaped elevation from which the axon originates; in Nissl stained preparations, the axon hillock usually can be identified as a region of the perikaryon that is distinguished by a deficiency of Nissl substance (Peters, Palay and Webster).
gene_Ontology_ID0043203
sao_IDsao627227260
umls_IDC0228079
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