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Keyword - Neurotransmitter (KW-0529)

Definition

Protein, released by the axon terminal in response to an electrical impulse, which travels across the synapse to either excite or inhibit the target cell.

Category

Molecular function

Gene Ontology

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GOi

chemical synaptic transmission [ GO:0007268 ]

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NeurotransmitterMolecular function
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