Term: myotome acetylcholine-gated channel complex
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Name: myotome
Synonyms: myomeres
Definition: Muscle that develops from somite and gives rise to body wall muscle masses.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001056]
Name: acetylcholine-gated channel complex
Synonyms: nicotinic acetylcholine receptor, nicotinic acetylcholine-gated receptor-channel complex
Definition: A homo- or hetero-pentameric protein complex that forms a transmembrane channel through which ions may pass in response to acetylcholine binding.
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0005892]   QuickGO   AmiGO