Synaptic Cleft

Science / Biology / Synaptic Cleft: The space between the end of a neuron and an adjacent cell.PICTURE

Cleft Palate

Science / Genetics / Cleft Palate: Congenital condition with cleft lip alone, or with cleft palate: cause is thought to be multifactorial. MORE

Synaptic Vesicles

Science / Biology / Synaptic Vesicles: Vesicles at the synapse end of an axon that contain the neurotransmitters. MORE

Synaptic Cleft

Science / Biology / Synaptic Cleft: The space between the end of a neuron and an adjacent cell.PICTURE MORE

Neurotransmitter

Science / Chemistry / Neurotransmitter: Neurotransmitters are molecules that are used to carry signals from one neuron to another. One neuron releases the neurotransmitter near another neuron's receptors. The neurotransmitter diffuses acros MORE

Neurotransmitters

Science / Biology / Neurotransmitters: Chemicals released from the tip of an axon into the synaptic cleft when a nerve impulse arrives; may stimulate or inhibit the next neuron. The chemical that crosses the synaptic cleft and causes the t MORE

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