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Retina photoreceptor L cone cell

Name: Retina photoreceptor L cone cell
Description: Photoreceptor with peak spectral sensitivity at 570 nanometers, i.e. relatively long wavelengths ("L") mediating blue color, compared with green (M for medium) and blue (S for short) cones.
Synonym(s): Retina photoreceptor cone L
Has role: Intrinsic neuron role
Super-category: Retina photoreceptor cone cell
Id: nlx_cell_100210
Organism: Mammal
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Soma Specific Properties

Cell Soma Shape: Spherical
Cell Soma Size: Small soma
Soma Location: Retina outer nuclear layer

Dendrite Specific Properties

Dendrite location: Retinal outer segment layer
Spine density on dendrites: Smooth
Branching type: unipolar

Axon Specific Properties

Axon myelination: unmyelinated
Axon projection laterality: ipsilateral
Origin of axon: soma
Location of distant axon arborization: NA
Location of local axon arborization: Retina outer plexiform layer

Intrinsic Properties

Neurotransmitter released: Glutamate


Notes

This page uses this default form:Petilla_neuron



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Facts about Retina photoreceptor L cone cellRDF feed
AxonMyelinationunmyelinated  +
AxonProjectionLateralityipsilateral  +
BranchingMetricsunipolar  +
CellSomaShapeCategory:Spherical   +
CellSomaSizeSmall soma  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefinitionPhotoreceptor with peak spectral sensitivity at 570 nanometers, i.e. relatively long wavelengths ("L") mediating blue color, compared with green (M for medium) and blue (S for short) cones.
DendriteLocationRetinal outer segment layer  +
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.Petilla neuron  +
Has roleIntrinsic neuron role  +
Idnlx_cell_100210  +
LabelRetina photoreceptor L cone cell  +
Located inRetina outer nuclear layer  +
LocationOfAxonArborizationNA  +
LocationOfLocalAxonArborizationRetina outer plexiform layer  +
ModifiedDate9 April 2013  +
NeurotransmitterGlutamate  +
OriginOfAxonsoma  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.Petilla neuron  +
SpeciesMammal  +
SpineDensityOnDendritesSmooth  +
SuperCategoryRetina photoreceptor cone cell  +
SynonymRetina photoreceptor cone L  +