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Anatomy Term: neuron

XAO ID: 0003023

Synonyms: nerve cell

Definition: "Cell that is the basic unit of nervous tissue, each consisting of a body, an axon, and dendrites, and the purpose of which is to receive, conduct, and transmit impulses in the nervous system."

Stage Range: NF stage 15 to death

Marker Genes:

Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
migrating neuroblast NF stage 15 to NF stage 45
Develops Into:

Component Anatomy Items:

is a part of derives from

References: NCBO BioPortal, Ontology Lookup Service

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