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Category:Olfactory cortex superficial pyramidal cell
Abbrev PC  +
AxonDiameter 2-3 um (thinly myelinated) +
AxonLength Rat: several millimeters (association fibers extending to the olfactory bulb)  +
AxonProjectionLaterality bilateral  +
BranchingMetrics apical/basal  +
CellSomaShape Category:Pyramidal   +
CellSomaSize Large soma  +
CellularSynapticTarget Local: inhibitory intrinsic neurons; association fibers: pyramidal neurons; centrifugal: granule cells +
Comment I notice that the location of axonal arborization field is filled with neuron types; I believe these should be brain regions.
Created 5 September 2007  +
CurationStatus uncurated  +
DefiningCitation Neville and Haberly, The Synaptic Organization of the Brain, 2004  +
DefiningCriteria pyramidal shaped soma in layer III, basal and apical dendrites  +
Definition A cell with the classic pyramidal-shaped c A cell with the classic pyramidal-shaped cell body and apical and basal dendritic trees, with cell body in layer IIb and superficial layer III of the piriform (olfactory) cortex. Its axon arises from the deeper aspect of the cell body and gives rise to collaterals which terminate within the layer III on local intrinsic cells, and also recur to layer III, II and Ib where they form association fibers that connect to the apical dendrites of pyramidal neurons and continue to become centrifugal fibers to the olfactory bulb. centrifugal fibers to the olfactory bulb.
DendriteLength Rat: basal dendrites: 100-200 um; apical dendrite: 400-500 um +
DendriteThickness Rat: basal: 1-2 um; apical: 3-6 um  +
ExampleImage Olfactory cortex pyramidal cell.gif +
FiringPatterns Regular firing and bursting  +
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Petilla neuron  +
Has role Principal neuron role +
Id nlx_153867  +
Label Olfactory cortex superficial pyramidal cell  +
Located in Olfactory cortex layer IIb and superficial III +, Olfactory cortex +, Anterior piriform cortex +
LocationOfAxonArborization Olfactory bulb (main) granule cell +
LocationOfLocalAxonArborization Olfactory cortex pyramidal neuron +, Olfactory cortex multipolar cell +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 8 August 2013 23:02:38  +
ModifiedDate 8 August 2013  +
Neurotransmitter Glutamate +
NeurotransmitterReceptors AMPA-type glutamate-gated cationic channel +, NMDA-type glutamate-gated cationic channel +
NumberOfPrimaryDendrites 5-7 basal dendrites; single apical dendrite  +
OriginOfAxon soma  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Petilla neuron  +
Species Vertebrata +
SpineDensityOnDendrites Spiny high density +
SpontaneousFiringPatterns Regular firing  +
SubcellularSynapticTarget Local: intrinsic cell dendrites; association: spines of apical dendrites of pyramidal neurons; centrifugal fibers: granule cell dendrites  +
SuperCategory Neuron  +
Synonym Small pyramidal neuron  +, Olfactory cortex pyramidal neuron  +
Categories Neuron
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