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Category:Striatal matrix compartment
Comment preferred label should be striatum matrix compartment
ConnDefiningCriteria Differentially high staining for acetycholinesterase and calbindin-D28K
CurationStatus uncurated  +
DefiningCitation Graybiel AM, Ragsdale CW Jr. Histochemically distinct compartments in the striatum of human, monkeys, and cat demonstrated by acetylthiocholinesterase staining. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1978 Nov;75(11):5723-6.  +
DefiningCriteria chemoarchitecture  +
Definition The larger of two chemoarchitectural compartments identified in the neostriatum through differential staining for various biochemical markers. It usually is identified through differentially high staining for acetylcholinesterase and calbinin D28K.
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. PONS brain region  +
Id nlx_anat_20090503  +
Label Matrix compartment of neostriatum  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 20 November 2012 18:00:39  +
ModifiedDate 20 November 2012  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. PONS brain region  +
Species Carnivora +, Primate +
SuperCategory Regional part of brain  +
Synonym Matrix compartment  +, matrix  +, striatal matrix  +, striatal matrix compartment  +
Categories Regional part of brain
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Matrix compartment of caudate nucleus +, Matrix compartment of putamen + Is part of
Neostriatum direct pathway spiny neuron +, Neostriatum indirect pathway spiny neuron + LocationOfLocalAxonArborization


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