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Descriptor English: Axons
Descriptor Spanish: Axones
Descriptor Portuguese: Axônios
Descriptor French: Axones
Entry term(s): Axon
Tree number(s): A08.675.542.145
A11.284.180.075
A11.671.137
A11.671.501.145
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001369
Scope note: Nerve fibers that are capable of rapidly conducting impulses away from the neuron cell body.
Annotation: NERVE FIBERS is available; giant squid axon: coord IM with SQUID (NIM)
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Related: Axotomy MeSH
DeCS ID: 1381
Unique ID: D001369
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2000/06/21
Axons - Preferred
Concept UI M0002052
Scope note Nerve fibers that are capable of rapidly conducting impulses away from the neuron cell body.
Preferred term Axons
Entry term(s) Axon



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