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Category:Retina bipolar cell
Abbrev BPC  +
AxonMyelination unmyelinated  +
AxonProjectionLaterality ipsilateral  +
BranchingMetrics unipolar  +
CellSomaShape Category:Spherical   +
CellSomaSize Small soma  +
Created 5 September 2007  +
CurationStatus uncurated  +
Definition Small cell in the retina with one peripher Small cell in the retina with one peripheral process connecting to terminals of photoreceptors and horizontal cells and the other process connecting to dendrites of ganglion cells and amacrine cells. It provides the straight-through pathway for visual responses from photoreceptors to ganglion cells. Several varieties are related to specific processing pathways. O elated to specific processing pathways. O
ExampleImage Retina bipolar cell.gif +
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Petilla neuron  +
Has role Intrinsic neuron role +
Id nifext_31  +
Label Retina bipolar cell  +
Located in Retina inner nuclear layer +
LocationOfAxonArborization Retina inner plexiform layer +
LocationOfLocalAxonArborization Retina inner plexiform layer +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 9 April 2013 05:21:35  +
ModifiedDate 9 April 2013  +
Neurotransmitter Glutamate +
NeurotransmitterReceptors Glutamate receptor +, GABA receptor +, Glycine-gated chloride channel +
OriginOfAxon soma  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Petilla neuron  +
Species Vertebrata +
SpineDensityOnDendrites Smooth +
SuperCategory Neuron  +
Synonym Retinal Bipolar Neuron  +, retinal bipolar cell  +
Categories Neuron
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