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Hirudo Retzius cell

Name: Hirudo Retzius cell
Description: A large, serotonergic neuron located in the central packet of the segmental ganglion in the medicinal leech. Two of these cell are located in each segmental ganglia and are electrically coupled to each other.
Synonym(s): Retzius, R Cell
Is part of: Leech Segmental Ganglion
Has role: Modulatory
Super-category: Neuron
Id: nlx_31744
Organism: Medicinal leech
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Soma Specific Properties

Cell Soma Shape: Spherical Soma Quality
Cell Soma Size: 70-100 um
Soma Location: Segmental ganglion

Axon Specific Properties

Origin of axon: soma

Intrinsic Properties

Neurotransmitter released: Serotonin


Notes

This page uses this default form:Petilla_neuron

Contributors

Ccdbuser, Jcachat, Slarson, Wawong



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AuthorsMuller  +, Nicholls  +, and Stent  +
CellSomaShapeCategory:Spherical Soma Quality   +
CellSomaSize70-100 um  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefinitionA large, serotonergic neuron located in the central packet of the segmental ganglion in the medicinal leech. Two of these cell are located in each segmental ganglia and are electrically coupled to each other.
FiringPatternsSpontaneous spiking  +
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.Petilla neuron  +
Has roleModulatory  +
Idnlx_31744  +
Is part ofLeech Segmental Ganglion  +
LabelHirudo Retzius cell  +
Located inSegmental ganglion  +
ModifiedDate9 March 2012  +
NeurotransmitterSerotonin  +
OriginOfAxonsoma  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.Petilla neuron  +
PublicationDate1981  +
SpeciesMedicinal leech  +
SuperCategoryNeuron  +
SynonymRetzius  +, and R Cell  +
TitleNeurobiology of the Leech  +