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  • adj. Near a synapse

Etymologies

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peri- +‎ synaptic

Examples

  • Nonmyelinating, perisynaptic Schwann cells also contribute to formation of the neuromuscular junction, by guiding axonal growth and by secreting another factor that promotes AChR clustering.

    Health News from Medical News Today

  • 1992 Transmitter release increases intracellular calcium in perisynaptic Schwann cells in situ.

    The Other Brain

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