axoaxonic

axoaxonic

 [ak″so-ak-son´ik]
referring to a synapse between the axon of one neuron and the axon of another.
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ax·o·ax·on·ic

(ak'sō-ak-son'ik),
Relating to synaptic contact between the axon of one nerve cell and that of another. See: synapse.
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ax·o·ax·on·ic

(ak'sō-ak-son'ik)
Relating to synaptic contact between the axon of one nerve cell and that of another.
See: synapse
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Axoaxonic synapses, whereby an axon synapses with another axon, can modulate neuronal transmission by either inhibiting or facilitating depolarization.
Enkephalins are frequently found in presynaptic (axoaxonic) synapses.