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is inhibitory neurotransmission an example of negative feedback

This isn't a question from a test or anything, just something that i was wondering.
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Hi, the question is

is inhibitory neurotransmission an example of negative feedback

This isn't a question from a test or anything, just something that i was wondering.
Not in itself, but it can be part of a larger negative feedback system.

For example, a spinal motor neurone axon can have a recurrent collateral that synapses with an inhibitory interneuron (called a Renshaw cell) which then terminates on the soma of the motor neurone and hyperpolarises (inhibits) it:

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thanks, never knew about Renshaw cells before.
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