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CurationStatus uncurated  +
Definition A dark pigment present in pigment-bearing A dark pigment present in pigment-bearing neurons of mainly four deep brain nuclei, primarily in humans: the substantia nigra, pars compacta, the locus coeruleus, the dorsal motor nucleus of the vagus nerve (cranial nerve X), and the median raphe nucleus of the pons (adapted from Wikipedia). leus of the pons (adapted from Wikipedia).
Has role Pigment +
Id sao1996310556  +
Label Neuromelanin  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 14 April 2014 19:46:30  +
ModifiedDate 14 April 2014  +
SuperCategory Molecular entity  +
Categories Molecular entity
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