abdominal ganglion


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abdominal ganglion

Any autonomic ganglion located in the abdomen.
See also: ganglion
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Photosensitivity in the sixth abdominal ganglion of decapod crustaceans: a comparative study.
Central control of defecation in the lobster arises in the brain, and local input is from the sixth abdominal ganglion (A6).
For studies of protein synthesis inhibition, the recording dish was divided into two small chambers, in which the SNs in the abdominal ganglion with their CMN targets were in one chamber and were separated from the SN distal synaptic terminals and PMN postsynaptic targets in the other chamber (see Fig.
It remains to be determined, however, whether LTD of sensorimotor synapses in the abdominal ganglion of Aplysia contributes to LTH.
Extraocular photoreceptors in the last abdominal ganglion of a swallowtail butterfly, Papilio xuthus.
Both problems suggest that the optical recordings are not complete; attempts to determine the completeness suggested that we were detecting the activity of about 50% of the neurons in the Aplysia abdominal ganglion (Wu et al.
Stimulation of egg-laying: possible neuroendotrine functions of bag cells of abdominal ganglion of Aplysia californica.
Bag cell neurons, from the abdominal ganglion of the marine opisthobranch mollusc, Aplysia, form relatively large growth cones.