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Related to nigra: substantia nigra, Prunus nigra, Sambucus nigra, Morus nigra, Betula nigra, linea nigra
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Synonyms for nigra

(ethnic slur) extremely offensive name for a Black person

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Dopamine is produced in the neurons of the pars compacta region of the substantia nigra within the basal ganglia, but also in other areas of the CNS and throughout the body (Herrero et al.
Parasaissetia nigra was newly recorded for the states of Tamaulipas and San Luis Potosi; in Tamaulipas it was collected in 2012, and according to our investigations, in San Luis Potosi it was found earlier (Myartseva 2006).
The team then analysed changes in the brain six days after the mild stroke and found neurodegeneration in the substantia nigra.
Phillips 1926, Gunn 1927, Humphrey 1957, McKinney 1959, Cramp and Simmons 1977, Bergmann and Helb 1982, Bordage and Savard 1995), there have been no comparisons of the calls of nigra and americana.
Each subject was instructed to take orally 3,4',5-trihydroxy-trans-stilbene, Sambucus nigra L, and oleuropein doses of 1500 mg, 750 mg, and 750 mg 3 hours apart with carbohydrates for 3 consecutive days during waking state.
An increased number of endothelial cell nuclei in the substantia nigra pars compacta has been reported (12).
2 Fraxinus nigra Fraxinus quadrangulata Gleditsia triacanthos 3.
Dermatozis papuloza nigra (DPN)'nin belli etnik gruplari etkileyen, ozel yerlesimi olan bir seboreik keratoz (SK) formu oldugu dusunulmektedir (1).
China (Zhejiang, Yunnan and Taiwan) nigra takasago Tsuneki -- Distance between lateral and median sets shorter than the combined width of lateral set (Tsuneki, 1983b: 55 58).
In Cyprus its populations can rise to the scale of an epidemic and mostly afflict the Callabrian pine (Pinus brutia), and to a lesser extent the Anatolian black pine (Pinus nigra ssp.
Parkinson's disease is a human neurodegenerative disorder primarily characterized by a massive and progressive degeneration of the dopaminergic neurons in the substantia nigra (SN).
Parkinson's disease is a neurodegenerative disease characterized by the death of dopamine neurons in the substantia nigra pars compacta of the brain.
Topics include dopamine control of sleep and arousal, the life cycle of the dopaminergic neurons in the substantial nigra, dopamine effects on the adrenal gland of the newt triturus carnifex, and dopamine receptors regulation by non- dopaminergic mechanisms, and others.
The conventional definition of Parkinson's disease as a disorder that starts with degeneration of brain cells in the substantia nigra, causing dopamine depletion that produces the symptoms known as parkinsonism, is probably wrong, he said.
ovata, Prunus serotina and Quercus alba) and flood plains near ponds and low areas (Acer saccharinum, Juglans nigra and Ulmus americana).