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Term:
maintenance of presynaptic active zone structure (GO:0048790)
Annotations: Rat: (8) Mouse: (1) Human: (5) Chinchilla: (1) Bonobo: (1) Dog: (5) Squirrel: (1) Pig: (5)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
maintenance of alignment of postsynaptic density and presynaptic active zone 
maintenance of postsynaptic specialization structure +   
maintenance of presynaptic active zone structure  
A process which maintains the organization and the arrangement of proteins at the active zone to ensure the fusion and docking of vesicles and the release of neurotransmitters.
presynaptic active zone assembly +   
presynaptic active zone disassembly 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: maintenance of pre-synaptic active zone structure
Definition Sources: GOC:curators, GOC:dph, GOC:pr

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