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Descriptor English: Synaptosomes
Descriptor Spanish: Sinaptosomas
Descriptor sinaptosomas
Scope note: Fragmentos de terminaciones nerviosas y su contenido de vesículas y citoplasma junto con el área subsináptica anexa de la membrana de la célula postsináptica. Son, en gran medida, estructuras artificiales producidas por fraccionamiento tras la centrifugación selectiva de homogeneizados de tejido nervioso.
Descriptor Portuguese: Sinaptossomos
Descriptor French: Synaptosomes
Entry term(s): Synaptosome
Tree number(s): A11.284.835.859
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013574
Scope note: Pinched-off nerve endings and their contents of vesicles and cytoplasm together with the attached subsynaptic area of the membrane of the post-synaptic cell. They are largely artificial structures produced by fractionation after selective centrifugation of nervous tissue homogenates.
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
Previous Indexing: Nerve Endings (1966-1971)
Synaptic Vesicles (1970-1971)
Public MeSH Note: 74
History Note: 74(72)
DeCS ID: 13953
Unique ID: D013574
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Date Established: 1974/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2000/06/22
Synaptosomes - Preferred
Concept UI M0020954
Scope note Pinched-off nerve endings and their contents of vesicles and cytoplasm together with the attached subsynaptic area of the membrane of the post-synaptic cell. They are largely artificial structures produced by fractionation after selective centrifugation of nervous tissue homogenates.
Preferred term Synaptosomes
Entry term(s) Synaptosome



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