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neuron projection morphogenesis (GO:0048812)
Annotations: Rat: (721) Mouse: (715) Human: (783) Chinchilla: (604) Bonobo: (611) Dog: (698) Squirrel: (608) Pig: (690)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
axon development +   
cytoneme morphogenesis +  
dendrite development +   
dendritic spine morphogenesis +   
inner ear receptor cell stereocilium organization +   
lamellipodium morphogenesis +   
negative regulation of neuron projection development +   
neuron projection fasciculation +   
neuron projection morphogenesis +   
The process in which the anatomical structures of a neuron projection are generated and organized. A neuron projection is any process extending from a neural cell, such as axons or dendrites.
neuron projection regeneration +   
positive regulation of neuron projection development +   
regulation of neuron projection development +   
retrograde extension +  

Narrow Synonyms: neurite biosynthesis ;   neurite formation ;   neurite growth
Related Synonyms: neurite morphogenesis
Definition Sources: GOC:mah

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