neuropil

The Planarian Anatomoy Ontology (PLANA) is a collection of terms curated from the literature and other organism anatomy ontologies to describe anatomical features, life cycle stages and developmental processes in the regenerative flatworm Schmidtea mediterranea. The latest version of the PLANA Ontology is available through the Open Biological and Biomedical Ontology Foundry (OBO) . PLANA Ontology terms are searchable at the EMBL-EBI Ontology Lookup Service (OLS) and the PLANA Ontology Terms Page.

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Planarian Anatomy Ontology Term Overview


NAME:

  neuropil


DEFINITON:

  A cluster of neurites that is part of a nervous system and forms a network of dendrites and axons where synapses are present and in which neuronal somata do not occur.


TERM DEFINITION CITATIONS:

  PMID:27612384


TERM CITATIONS:

  PMID:27612384

TERM ID:

  PLANA:0000470


ABOUT THIS TERM:

  neuropil "is a" central nervous system


  ventral "is a" neuropil


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