Amacrine

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Amacrine cell is a neuron in what type of animal (Species name or phylum).

NS neuron

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Neuronal Type: Sensory Neuron, Motor Neuron, local interneuron, projection neuron, etc...

Anatomy

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  • Where is the Cell body located?
  • What is the axon projection pattern?
  • How many neurons of this type are there in the nervous system?

Molecular profile

  • Neurotransmitter: ____________
  • Unique molecular markers: ______________

Physiology

Does the neuron have particular physiological properties that make it unique?

Synaptic Connections

Synaptic Inputs

What neurons or brain areas does this neuron get input from?

Synaptic Outputs

What neurons or brain areas does this neuron output onto?

Spiking properties

Does the neuron exhibit characteristic firing properties? Silent at Rest, Tonic Spiker, Burster, non-spiking

Behavior

What type of behaviors is this neuron involved with?

References

  1. Author1 FM,Author2 FM (year) Title, Journal, vol: pages. PMID.
  2. Author1 FM,Author2 FM (year) Title, Journal, vol: pages. PMID.


Additional information

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