Term: anterior commissure axon
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Name: anterior commissure
Synonyms: commissura anterior, commissura rostral, rostral commissure
Definition: Telencephalic white matter (commissure) which connects the two cerebral hemispheres across the midline.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001108]
Name: axon
Definition: The long process of a neuron that conducts nerve impulses, usually away from the cell body to the terminals and varicosities, which are sites of storage and release of neurotransmitter.
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0030424]   QuickGO   AmiGO