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a source of further growth and development

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the positively charged dense center of an atom

a small group of indispensable persons or things

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(astronomy) the center of the head of a comet

any histologically identifiable mass of neural cell bodies in the brain or spinal cord

the central structure of the lens that is surrounded by the cortex

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Extracellular-signal regulated kinase 1-dependent metabotropic glutamate receptor 5-induced long-term depression in the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis is disrupted by cocaine administration.
Role of the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis in the control of ventral tegmental area dopamine neurons.
Alcohol inhibits NR2B-containing NMDA receptors in the ventral bed nucleus of the stria terminalis.
Beta-1 and beta-2 noradrenergic antagonists injected in the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis (bnst) block stress-induced relapse to cocaine seeking in rats', Abstract presented at the Septieme Journee Scientifique du RSMQ & des Neurosciences, Quebec city, 2001.
A role for the GRF-containing pathway from central nucleus of the amygdala to bed nucleus of the stria terminalis in the stress-induced reinstatement of cocaine seeking in rats', Psychopharm.
Bed nucleus of the stria terminalis subregions differentially regulate hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis activity: Implications for the integration of limbic inputs.
Ventral subicular interaction with the hypothalamic paraventricular nucleus: Evidence for a relay in the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis.