header logo image header logo text
Downloads Login
Research
General Information
ZIRC
Term: telencephalon GABAergic neuron
Note: This page represents a term created by the combination ("post-composition") of two ontology terms. For more information on the individual terms, click the hyperlinked name.
Name: telencephalon
Synonyms:
Definition: The anterior and dorsal forebrain neuromere. In ray-finned fishes and most pronounced in teleosts the roof plate of the embryonic telencephalon extends laterally with the effect that the paired alar plates forming the hemispheric walls roll out lateroventrally in a process called eversion. This is unlike the development in other vertebrate groups. From Neuroanatomy of the Zebrafish Brain.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000079]
Name: GABAergic neuron
Synonyms: GABAergic neurons
Definition: A neuron that uses GABA as a vesicular neurotransmitter.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009276]