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Motor Endplate

The specialized postsynaptic region of a muscle cell. The motor endplate is immediately across the synaptic cleft from the presynaptic axon terminal. Among its anatomical specializations are junctional folds which harbor a high density of cholinergic receptors.

Year introduced: 1991(1975)

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Tree Number(s): A08.800.550.550.550.500, A08.850.550.550.500, A11.

MeSH Unique ID: D009045

Entry Terms:

  • Endplate, Motor
  • Endplates, Motor
  • Motor Endplates
  • Motor End-Plate
  • End-Plate, Motor
  • End-Plates, Motor
  • Motor End Plate
  • Motor End-Plates

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