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Descriptor in English: Dendritic Spines
Descriptor in Spanish: Espinas Dendríticas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Espinhas Dendríticas
Descriptor in French: Épines dendritiques
Entry term(s): Dendritic Spine
Spine, Dendritic
Spines, Dendritic
Tree number(s): A08.675.256.200
A11.284.180.225.169
A11.671.240.169
Scope note: Spiny processes on DENDRITES, each of which receives excitatory input from one nerve ending (NERVE ENDINGS). They are commonly found on PURKINJE CELLS and PYRAMIDAL CELLS.
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 2005
DeCS UI: 38425
Descriptor UI: D049229
Date Established: 2005/01/01
Date of Entry: 2004/07/07
Revision Date: 2013/07/09
Dendritic Spines - Preferred
Concept UI M0463913
Scope note Spiny processes on DENDRITES, each of which receives excitatory input from one nerve ending (NERVE ENDINGS). They are commonly found on PURKINJE CELLS and PYRAMIDAL CELLS.
Preferred term Dendritic Spines
Entry term(s) Dendritic Spine
Spine, Dendritic
Spines, Dendritic



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