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nigra

 [ni´grah]
substantia nigra. adj., adj ni´gral.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

nig·ra

(nī'gră),
In neuroanatomy, the substantia nigra.
[L. fr. niger, black]
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nigra

A regional term for marijuana.
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nig·ra

(nī'gră)
neuroanatomy The substantia nigra
[L. fr. niger, black]
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The results that black mulberries (Morus nigra L.) lost more moisture were also reported by Taser et al.
Excessive presence of pantothenate kinase receptors is responsible for the preferential involvement of the globus pallidi, subthalamic nuclei, and pars reticularis of the substantia nigra.
nigra females were then compared for the following odor combinations: (I) 3 spittlebug nymphs vs.
Here, we propose that a single dose of LPS in the substantia nigra will activate local microglia followed by astrocyte activation as a primary event of neuroinflammation and then followed by the dopaminergic neurodegeneration.
Correlation between substantia nigra and clinical symptoms in Parkinson's disease dementia patients
One of the natural herbs that act as an antibacterial agent is black mulberry (Morus nigra) because of its high content of phenolic compounds as compared to other plants of genus Morus.
"Phystrology Therapy the brain controls the whole human body through nine divisions, Thalamus, Hypothalamus, Amygdala, Subthalamus, Globus Pallidus, Substancia Nigra, Putamen, Nucleus Caudatus and Nucleus Caudatus Tail," Bhatt explained.