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Neostriatum cholinergic cell

Name: Neostriatum cholinergic cell
Description: Large cholinergic interneuron in the caudate nucleus and putamen, extensive axon collaterals terminate on striatal medium spiny neurons
Synonym(s): Giant cholinergic interneuron, Striatal cholinergic interneuron, large striatal aspiny neuron, cholinergic striatal neuron, Neostriatum cholinergic interneuron, Neostriatum giant cell of Kolliker, Neostriatal cholinergic interneuron, Aspiny type 1 neuron
Has role: Intrinsic neuron role
Super-category: Neuron
Id: sao1866881837
Defining criteria: Biochemical, morphology
Organism: Mammal
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Soma Specific Properties

Cell Soma Shape: Fusiform
Cell Soma Size: Large soma
Soma Location: Striatum

Axon Specific Properties

Location of distant axon arborization: Striatum

Intrinsic Properties

Neurotransmitter released: Acetylcholine
Molecular constituents: Choline Acetyltransferase
Defining Criteria: Biochemical, morphology


Notes

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Facts about Neostriatum cholinergic cellRDF feed
CellSomaShapeCategory:Fusiform   +
CellSomaSizeLarge soma  +
CellularSynapticTargetNeostriatum medium spiny neuron  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefiningCriteriaBiochemical, morphology  +
DefinitionLarge cholinergic interneuron in the caudate nucleus and putamen, extensive axon collaterals terminate on striatal medium spiny neurons
EditorialNotehttp://garcia.rutgers.edu/tepper.research.html
ExampleImageNeostriatum cholinergic cell.JPG  +
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.Petilla neuron  +
Has roleIntrinsic neuron role  +
Idsao1866881837  +
LabelNeostriatum cholinergic cell  +
Located inStriatum  +
LocationOfAxonArborizationStriatum  +
ModifiedDate18 June 2012  +
MolecularConstituentsCholine Acetyltransferase  +
NeurotransmitterAcetylcholine  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.Petilla neuron  +
SpeciesMammal  +
SuperCategoryNeuron  +
SynonymGiant cholinergic interneuron  +, Striatal cholinergic interneuron  +, large striatal aspiny neuron  +, cholinergic striatal neuron  +, Neostriatum cholinergic interneuron  +, Neostriatum giant cell of Kolliker  +, Neostriatal cholinergic interneuron  +, and Aspiny type 1 neuron  +