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  • hippocampus
  • For a better understanding of the insulin effect on the central nervous system, we performed microarray-based global gene expression profiling in the hippocampus, striatum and prefrontal cortex of streptozotocin-induced and spontaneously diabetic Goto-Kakizaki rats as model animals for type 1 and type 2 diabetes, respectively. (biomedcentral.com)
  • percent
  • The most common cause of this decline is the time lost in obsessing about the 'defect'-one study found that 68 percent of patients in a sample of adolescents diagnosed with BDD spent three or more hours every day thinking about the body part or facial feature of concern. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • causes
  • Degeneration of the substantia nigra in Parkinson's disease causes a dopamine deficiency in the striatum. (holisticonline.com)
  • What's even harder is even if you can find a mechanism that causes a tissue to rot, usually there's nothing you can do about it," says Snyder, a professor of neuroscience at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. (hopkinsmedicine.org)