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Axon Hillock

Known as: Axon Hillocks 
Portion of the neuronal cell soma from which the axon originates. [GOC:nln]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Action potentials are binary signals that transmit information via their rate and temporal pattern. In this context, the axon is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
  • R. Luján
  • Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy
  • 2007
  • Corpus ID: 54397089
 
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Fundamental to an understanding of how neurons integrate synaptic input is the knowledge of where within a neuron this… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
RationaleCortical γ-aminobutyric acid (GABA)ergic neurons contribute to the orchestration of pyramidal neuron population firing… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A long-standing hypothesis is that action potentials initiate first in the axon hillock/initial segment (AH–IS) region because of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
A novel synapse-associated protein, SAP90, accumulates around the axon hillock of Purkinje cells in rat cerebellum. By immuno… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Electron microscopy and immunocytochemistry with a monoclonal antibody against parvalbumin (PV) were combined to analyze the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Affinity-purified antibodies against the sodium channel from rat brain were employed to localize sodium channels in the retina by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Chandelier cell axons were studied in the sensory‐motor cortex of adult monkeys. The axonal fields of Golgi‐impregnated… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Synaptic contacts located on the axon hillock and the initial axon segment of pyramidal neurons have been observed already by… Expand
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