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Neocortex Martinotti cell


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 Wang Y et al. (2004) Anatomical, physiological and molecular properties of Martinotti cells in the somatosensory cortex of the juvenile rat. J Physiol 561: 65-90 PubMed
  2. Suzuki N & Bekkers JM (2007) Inhibitory interneurons in the piriform cortex. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 34: 1064-9 PubMed


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Facts about Neocortex Martinotti cellRDF feed
AxonMyelinationunmyelinated  +
AxonProjectionLateralityipsilateral  +
CellSomaShapeCategory:Oval   +
CellSomaSizeMedium soma  +
CellularSynapticTargetNeocortex pyramidal cell  +
Created5 September 2007  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
FiringPatternsRegular firing and bursting  +
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.Petilla neuron  +
Has roleIntrinsic neuron role  +
Idnifext_55  +
LabelNeocortex Martinotti cell  +
Located inNeocortex layer 2  +, Neocortex layer 3  +, and Neocortex layer 5  +
LocationOfLocalAxonArborizationNeocortex layer 1  +
ModifiedDate19 July 2012  +
MolecularConstituentsSomatostatin  +
NeurotransmitterGABA  +
NeurotransmitterReceptorsGlutamate  +, and GABA  +
OriginOfAxondendrite  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.Petilla neuron  +
SpeciesVertebrata  +
SpineDensityOnDendritesSpiny low density  +
SpontaneousFiringRateslow firing  +
SubcellularSynapticTargetshafts of distal apical tuft dendrites  +
SuperCategoryNeuron  +
SynonymMartinotti cell  +