motor nerve fiber


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Noun1.motor nerve fiber - a neuron conducting impulses outwards from the brain or spinal cordmotor nerve fiber - a neuron conducting impulses outwards from the brain or spinal cord
nerve cell, neuron - a cell that is specialized to conduct nerve impulses
efferent, efferent nerve, motor nerve - a nerve that conveys impulses toward or to muscles or glands
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As stated by Ogata (1988), when a motor nerve fiber is triggered (nerve impulse), the axon terminal releases acetylcholine, which diffuses through the synaptic cleft and binds to specific receptors on the sarcolemma.
Over or under expression of one or multiple transcription factors as mentioned above have been found to be responsible for the variations in the formation, relation and distribution of motor nerve fibers [5].