Regional part of substantia nigra consisting of loosely packed cells, generally located ventral and lateral to the pars compacta. Many cells in this region use GABA as a neurotransmitter (MM). [ BIRNLEX : 968 ]

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Term information

Subsets

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latin term
substantia nigra, pars compacta [ NeuroNames : 537 ]
latin term
pars reticularis [ FMA : 62908 FMA : TA ]
latin term
nucleus substantiae nigrae, pars compacta [ NeuroNames : 537 ]
latin term
pars reticularis substantiae nigrae [ FMA : TA FMA : 62908 ]
abbreviation
SNR [ NIFSTD : NeuroNames_abbrevSource BIRNLEX : 968 ]
latin term
nucleus substantiae nigrae, pars reticularis [ FMA : 62908 FMA : TA ]
latin term
substantia nigra, pars diffusa [ FMA : TA FMA : 62908 ]
abbreviation
SNPR [ MP : 0000836 ]
comment
  • the cells of pars reticulata bear a strong structural and functional resemblance to the inner segment of the globus pallidus
definition
  • Regional part of substantia nigra consisting of loosely packed cells, generally located ventral and lateral to the pars compacta. Many cells in this region use GABA as a neurotransmitter (MM).
has exact synonym
  • reticular part of substantia nigra
  • nucleus substantiae nigrae, pars reticularis
  • substantia nigra, reticular part
  • pars reticularis substantiae nigrae
  • substantia nigra, pars diffusa
  • pars reticularis
  • pars reticulata
has related synonym
  • substantia nigra, reticular division
  • pars compacta of substantia nigra
  • substantia nigra reticular part
  • substantia nigra, pars reticulata
  • nucleus substantiae nigrae, pars compacta
  • substantia nigra, pars compacta
id
  • UBERON:0001966