RCUPTAKC

The biological process where neurotransmitter chemicals released from the synapse are taken up by the presynaptic neuron that released them. Reuptake is an action of the transporter protiens in the presynaptic membrane.

RCUPTAKC: "Neurotransmitters are taken back by the presynaptic neuron that released them."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "RCUPTAKC," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/rcuptakc/ (accessed September 21, 2017).
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