cell body


Summary: The portion of a cell that contains the NUCLEUS and CYTOPLASM but not CELL SURFACE EXTENSIONS such as FLAGELLA and NEURITES.

Top Publications

  1. Hirasawa H, Contini M, Raviola E. Extrasynaptic release of GABA and dopamine by retinal dopaminergic neurons. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2015;370: pubmed publisher
  2. Florica R, Hipolito V, Bautista S, Anvari H, Rapp C, El Rass S, et al. The ENU-3 protein family members function in the Wnt pathway parallel to UNC-6/Netrin to promote motor neuron axon outgrowth in C. elegans. Dev Biol. 2017;430:249-261 pubmed publisher
    ..We conclude that the ENU-3 family proteins function in a pathway parallel to the UNC-6/Netrin pathway for motor neuron axon outgrowth, most likely in the Wnt pathway. ..
  3. Rana P, Mudrak N, Lopez R, Lynn M, Kershner L, Model M. Phase separation in necrotic cells. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2017;492:300-303 pubmed publisher
    ..within necrotic blebs and found that it can be reduced by as much as twenty-fold compared to the main cell body (CB). These results raise two questions: 1. Why do proteins vacate the bleb? 2...
  4. To T, Shu X. Detecting Activity at Different Length Scales: From Subdiffraction to Whole-Animal Activity. Biochemistry. 2017;56:5163-5164 pubmed publisher
  5. Yamashita N, Joshi R, Zhang S, Zhang Z, Kuruvilla R. Phospho-Regulation of Soma-to-Axon Transcytosis of Neurotrophin Receptors. Dev Cell. 2017;42:626-639.e5 pubmed publisher
    ..In mice, PTP1B deletion reduces axonal TrkA levels and attenuates neuron survival and target innervation under limiting NGF (NGF+/-) conditions. ..