A nervous system structure composed primarily of nerve cell bodies (somas). May also include dendrites and the initial unmyelinated portion of axons. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gray_matter http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

Synonyms: grey substance gray matter gray matter of neuraxis grey matter substantia grisea neuronal grey matter grey matter of neuraxis

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Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

latin term
substantia grisea [ FMA:TA FMA:67242 ]

latin term
grisea

depicted by

Spinal:nerve.svg

external definition

Multi-tissue comprised of neurons, dendrites, axon terminals, glial cells, and capillaries.[TAO]

has related synonym

gray mater
grisea

id

UBERON:0002020