Term Information [More information on inhibitory synapse]

Accession
GO:0060077
Name
inhibitory synapse
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
None
Definition
A synapse in which an action potential in the presynaptic cell reduces the probability of an action potential occurring in the postsynaptic cell. Source: GOC:dph, GOC:ef
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0060077 at QuickGO
Subset
None
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Ancestors of inhibitory synapse (GO:0060077)
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inhibitory synapse [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
inhibitory synapse [is_a relation] is_a  synapse (GO:0045202)
Children of inhibitory synapse (GO:0060077)
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inhibitory neuromuscular junction (GO:0098521) [is_a relation] is_a  inhibitory synapse
inhibitory neuromuscular junction of somatic myotube (GO:0098526) [is_a relation] is_a  inhibitory synapse
postsynaptic specialization of inhibitory synapse (GO:0099629) [part_of relation] part_of  inhibitory synapse