Term: brainstem and spinal white matter interneuron
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Name: brainstem and spinal white matter
Synonyms: brain stem and spinal tract/commissure, brain stem/spinal tracts and commissures
Definition: CNS white matter that is part of the brain stem or spinal cord.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000318]
Name: interneuron
Synonyms: interneurons
Definition: Most generally any neuron which is not motor or sensory. Interneurons may also refer to neurons whose axons remain within a particular brain region as contrasted with projection neurons which have axons projecting to other brain regions.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009051]