OBO ID: ZFA:0009119
Term Name: pain receptor cell Search Ontology:
Synonyms: nociceptor, nocireceptor
Definition: The peripheral receptor for pain. Includes receptors which are sensitive to painful mechanical stimuli, extreme heat or cold, and chemical stimuli. All mammalian nociceptors are free nerve endings.
Appears at: Unknown
Evident until: Adult (90d-730d, breeding adult)
References: CL:0000198, TAO:0009119
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology
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