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Category:Hirudo Retzius cell
Authors Muller  +, Nicholls  +, Stent  +
CellSomaShape Category:Spherical Soma Quality   +
CellSomaSize 70-100 um  +
CurationStatus uncurated  +
Definition 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.
FiringPatterns Spontaneous spiking  +
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Petilla neuron  +
Has role Modulatory +
Id nlx_31744  +
Is part of Leech Segmental Ganglion +
Label Hirudo Retzius cell  +
Located in Segmental ganglion +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 9 March 2012 01:19:22  +
ModifiedDate 9 March 2012  +
Neurotransmitter Serotonin +
OriginOfAxon soma  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Petilla neuron  +
PublicationDate 1981 +
Species Medicinal leech +
SuperCategory Neuron  +
Synonym Retzius  +, R Cell  +
Title Neurobiology of the Leech  +
Categories Neuron
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