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Anatomy Term: amacrine cell
XAO ID: 0004099
Synonyms: amacrine neuron
Definition: "Interneuron of the retina. They integrate, modulate, and interpose a temporal domain in the visual message presented to the retinal ganglion cells, with which they synapse in the inner plexiform layer. They lack large axons."
Stage Range: NF stage 35 and 36 to death
Marker Genes: pax6
Develops From:
Develops Into:

Parent(s): interneuron (is_a) retinal neural layer (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY