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Principal neuron role

Name: Principal neuron role
Description: Neuron whose axon projects out of the region in which the cell soma lies to carry information to another region
Synonym(s): Projection neuron role, Principal neuron, Projection neuron
Super-category: Projection role of nerve cell
*Id: birnlex_2533
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Categories with role Principal neuron role

Accessory nucleus motor neuron, Amygdala basolateral nuclear complex pyramidal neuron, Amygdala intercalated nuclei small spiny neuron, Amygdala lateral central nucleus medium spiny neuron, Antennal lobe (Honey bee) principal neuron, Antennal lobe (Manduca) principal neuron, Cerebellum Purkinje cell, Cochlea inner hair cell, Cochlea outer hair cell, Cochlear nucleus (dorsal) giant cell, Cochlear nucleus (ventral) globular bushy cell, Cochlear nucleus (ventral) multipolar T cell, Cochlear nucleus (ventral) octopus cell, Cochlear nucleus (ventral) spherical bushy cell, Colliculus Inferior GABAergic Principal Cell, Colliculus inferior principal cell, Colliculus superior stellate neuron, Colliculus superior wide field vertical cell, Dorsal motor nucleus of vagus motor neuron, Entorhinal cortex pyramidal cell, Facial nucleus motor neuron, Globus pallidus principal cell, Grid cell, Head direction cell, Hippocampus CA1 pyramidal cell, Hippocampus CA3 pyramidal cell, Hypoglossal nucleus motor neuron, Locus coeruleus NA neuron, Mauthner cell, Neocortex Dorsolateral prefrontal area layer 3 glutamatergic cell, Neocortex polymorphic cell layer 5-6, Neocortex primary motor area pyramidal layer 2-3 cell, Neocortex primary motor area pyramidal layer 5 callosal cell, Neocortex primary motor area pyramidal layer 5 corticopontine-tectal cell, Neocortex primary motor area pyramidal layer 5 corticospinal cell, Neocortex primary motor area pyramidal layer 5 corticostriate cell, Neocortex primary visual area pyramidal layer 2-3 cell, Neocortex primary visual layer 5 callosal cell, Neocortex primary visual layer 5 corticopontine/tectal pyramidal cell, Neocortex pyramidal cell, Neocortex pyramidal cell layer 5-6, Neocortex pyramidal layer 2-3 cell, Neostriatum direct pathway spiny neuron, Neostriatum indirect pathway spiny neuron, Nucleus laminaris principal neuron, Oculomotor nucleus motor neuron, Olfactory bulb (main) mitral cell, Olfactory bulb (main) tufted cell (middle), Olfactory cortex superficial pyramidal cell, Retina On-Midget Ganglion Cell, Solitary tract nucleus HSD2 neuron, Spinal cord border cell, Spinal cord ventral horn motor neuron alpha, Spinal cord ventral horn motor neuron gamma, Stomatogastric ganglion anterior burster neuron, Substantia nigra pars compacta dopaminergic cell, Suprachiasmatic nucleus principal neuron, Thalamus geniculate nucleus (medial) principal neuron, Thalamus ventroposterior nucleus principal neuron, Trapezoid body medial nucleus principal cell, Trigeminal nucleus motor neuron, Tritonia dorsal swim interneuron, Trochlear nucleus motor neuron, Tuberomammillary nucleus large histamine neuron, Ventral dopaminergic cell, Vestibular type 1 hair cell, Vestibular type 2 hair cell have the role Principal neuron role



  • Example: Cerebellar Purkinje neurons are principal neurons projecting out from the cerebellar cortex of vertebrates.
  • Example: CA3 Pyramidal neurons are principal neurons projecting out of the CA3 cytoarchitectural part of the hippocampus of vertebrates.

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Facts about Principal neuron roleRDF feed
Created26 August 2007  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefinitionNeuron whose axon projects out of the region in which the cell soma lies to carry information to another region
ExampleCerebellar Purkinje neurons are principal neurons projecting out from the cerebellar cortex of vertebrates.  +, and CA3 Pyramidal neurons are principal neurons projecting out of the CA3 cytoarchitectural part of the hippocampus of vertebrates.  +
Idbirnlex_2533  +
LabelPrincipal neuron role  +
ModifiedDate20 February 2010  +
SuperCategoryProjection role of nerve cell  +
SynonymProjection neuron role  +, Principal neuron  +, and Projection neuron  +