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Ontology Browser

Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
postsynapse +     
synaptic membrane +     
dendritic spine +   
dendritic spine membrane +   
extrinsic component of synaptic membrane +   
intrinsic component of synaptic membrane +   
postsynapse of neuromuscular junction +  
postsynaptic cytoskeleton +   
postsynaptic cytosol  
postsynaptic endocytic zone +   
postsynaptic endocytic zone membrane +   
postsynaptic endosome +   
postsynaptic Golgi apparatus  
postsynaptic membrane +   
A specialized area of membrane facing the presynaptic membrane on the tip of the nerve ending and separated from it by a minute cleft (the synaptic cleft). Neurotransmitters cross the synaptic cleft and transmit the signal to the postsynaptic membrane.
postsynaptic specialization +   
postsynaptic specialization membrane +   
presynaptic active zone membrane +   
presynaptic endocytic zone membrane +   
presynaptic membrane +   
presynaptic periactive zone 
synaptic vesicle, recycling pool 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: post-synaptic membrane
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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