Obsolete Term Information [More information on obsolete synaptosome]

Accession
GO:0019717
Name
obsolete synaptosome
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
synaptosome
Definition
OBSOLETE: Any of the discrete particles (nerve-ending particles) formed from the clublike presynaptic nerve endings that resist disruption and are snapped or torn off their attachments when brain tissue is homogenized in media isosmotic to plasma. Source: ISBN:0198506732
Comment
This term was made obsolete because it refers to a result of cell homogenization and not a bona fide cellular component.
consider: GO:0043005
History
See term history for GO:0019717 at QuickGO
Subset
None
Community
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