AXOPLASMIC TRANSPORT, AXONAL VARICOSITIES

refers to enlarged areas of an axon that contain synaptic vesicles and also release neurotransmitter molecules.

AXOPLASMIC TRANSPORT, AXONAL VARICOSITIES: "Axoplasmic transport refers to the part of neuron axon that contains the synaptic vesicles."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "AXOPLASMIC TRANSPORT, AXONAL VARICOSITIES," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/axoplasmic-transport-axonal-varicosities/ (accessed November 20, 2017).
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