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stri·a·tum

(strī-ā'tŭm), [TA]
Collective name for the caudate nucleus and putamen that together with the globus pallidus or pallidum form the striate body.
Synonym(s): neostriatum
[L. neut. of striatus, furrowed]
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stri·a·tum

(strī-ā'tŭm) [TA]
Collective name for the caudate nucleus and putamen that together with the globus pallidus or pallidum form the striate body.
[L. neut. of striatus, furrowed]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Time time course of loss of dopaminergic neurons and the gliotic reaction surrounding grafts of embryonic mesencephalon to the striatum. Exp Neurol 1996;141:79-93.
Although it may have some priming effect in the denervated striatum, apomorphine test was used for the evaluation of lesion severity, as again this is the routine and only method that's available to be used for this aim in our lab.
In the dorsal striatum, the PUT had mainly strong correlations with the primary motor cortex, SMA and ACG, involving in motor function (16).
The ratio of the striatum to cortex for (+)-[[sup.125]I]MIBT (8) accumulation was 1.73-2.34 at 180 min after injection.
For the present study, the dopamine-denervated striatum of rats treated with levodopa only (n = 6) and rats treated with levodopa plus zonisamide (n = 4) were subjected to immunoblotting.
As shown in Figures 4(c) and 5(c), chronic T1DM did not affect the membrane translocation of nPKC[epsilon] in the hippocampus, prefrontal cortex, and striatum at 2 weeks and 8 weeks after STZ injection.
In men, selfish decisions led to a stronger activation of the striatum.
"People who had difficulty tolerating an uncertain future had a relatively enlarged striatum," says lead author Justin Kim, PhD, of Dartmouth College, (http://www.apa.org/news/press/releases/2017/05/uncertain-future.aspx) in a statement .
Previous studies focusing specifically on patients with obsessive compulsive disorder and general anxiety disorder have also found increased gray matter volumes in the striatum, but this is the first time it has been found in association with intolerance of uncertainty in the absence of a confirmed diagnosis, according to Kim.
striatum as susceptible to a wide range of antibiotics [13], it has been suggested that a selective pressure exerted by previous antimicrobial treatment could contribute to its overgrowth.
L-Citrulline was significantly higher in the postrhinal cortex (POR) and striatum (ST) (p < 0.05) of old versus young rats (Figure 1(c)).
The SN sections located between AP -3.08 and -3.28 mm from the bregma and the striatum sections located between AP +0.48 and +0.68 mm from the bregma were incubated with 1% [H.sub.2][O.sub.2] in 0.05 M phosphate-buffered saline for 15 min, followed by 0.3% Triton X-100 and 3% normal blocking serum in PBS at roomtemperature for 1 h, and then stained overnight at room temperature using an antityrosine hydroxylase (TH, 1 : 200; Santa Cruz Biotechnology, Santa Cruz, CA, USA) primary antibody.