Class: Axon_Terminal

•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_Terminal

Super Classes

continuous_With SOME Axon
Regional_Part_Of_Axon

Disjoint Classes

Axon_Hillock, Regional_Part_Of_Basket_Cell_Axon, Main_Axon, Axon_Collateral, Initial_Segment, Axonal_Growth_Cone

Annotations

definitionThe distal terminations of axons which are specialized for the release of neurotransmitters. Also included are varicosities along the course of axons which have similar specializations and also release transmitters. Presynaptic terminals in both the central and peripheral nervous systems are included (MSH).
sao_IDsao2007137787

Usage

Class Description/Definition (Necessary Conditions)

Calyx, Synaptic_Bouton
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