Term: retinal ganglion cell anterograde axonal transport of mitochondrion
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Name: retinal ganglion cell
Synonyms: gangliocyte, RGC
Definition: The set of neurons that receives neural inputs via bipolar, horizontal and amacrine cells. The axons of these cells make up the optic nerve.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009310]
Name: anterograde axonal transport of mitochondrion
Synonyms: anterograde axon transport of mitochondria
Definition: The directed movement of mitochondria along microtubules in axons away from the cell body and towards the presynapse.
Ontology: GO: Biological Process [GO:0098957]   QuickGO   AmiGO