OBO ID: ZFA:0009124
Term Name: chemoreceptor cell Search Ontology:
Synonyms: chemoreceptor cells
Definition: A cell specialized to detect chemical substances and relay that information centrally in the nervous system. Chemoreceptors may monitor external stimuli, as in taste and olfaction, or internal stimuli, such as the concentrations of oxygen and carbon dioxide in the blood.
Appears at: Unknown
Evident until: Adult (90d-730d, breeding adult)
References: CL:0000206, TAO:0009124
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology
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