A type of synapse occurring primarily on dendrite shafts and neuronal cell bodies. Symmetric synapses involve axons containing clusters of predominantly flattened or elongated vesicles and do not contain a prominent postsynaptic density. (Gene Ontology, GO_0032280)
Downloads & Tools
1 proteins localized to the symmetric synapse cellular component from the COMPARTMENTS Curated Protein Localization Evidence Scores dataset.