Definition: 'Nonadrenergic, Noncholinergic Neuron'
nonadrenergic, noncholinergic neuron (NANC neuron)Type: Term
1. autonomic efferent neuron the transmission of which is not blocked by blocking adrenergic and cholinergic transmission. Nitric oxide may be the transmitter in some cases.
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