Term: bipolar neuron axon
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Name: bipolar neuron
Synonyms: bipolar neurons
Definition: A type of interneuron that has two neurites, usually an axon and a dendrite, extending from opposite poles of an ovoid cell body.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009055]
Name: axon
Synonyms:
Definition: The long process of a neuron that conducts nerve impulses, usually away from the cell body to the terminals and varicosities, which are sites of storage and release of neurotransmitter.
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0030424]   QuickGO   AmiGO