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Occurring or existing across a nerve synapse.
- ‘Transsynapptic neuronal degeneration of optic nerves consequent to occipital lobe lesions is a rare phenomenon.’
- ‘It is based on the transsynaptic transfer of green fluorescent protein in the brains of mice using a fusion protein with a nontoxic fragment of tetanus toxin expressed in defined neurons.’
- ‘The best available tools, transsynaptic tracers, are unable to distinguish weak direct connections from strong indirect ones.’
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