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Ontology Browser

Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
actin-based cell projection +   
bleb  
cell hair 
cell projection membrane +   
cilium +   
cytoneme 
dendritic cell dendrite 
dinoflagellate peduncle 
glial cell projection +   
invadopodium +   
lamellipodium +   
macropinocytic cup +   
mating projection +  
microspike  
muscle cell projection +   
neuron projection +   
A prolongation or process extending from a nerve cell, e.g. an axon or dendrite.
plasma membrane bounded cell projection cytoplasm +   
podocyte foot  
podocyte primary projection 
pollen tube +  
pseudopodium +   
rhabdomere +   
root hair +  
ruffle +   
uropod +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: neuron process ;   neuron protrusion ;   neuronal cell projection
Narrow Synonyms: neurite
Related Synonyms: nerve fiber
Xrefs: NIF_Subcellular:sao867568886
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, http://www.cogsci.princeton.edu/~wn/

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