caudate nucleus

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caudate nucleus

[′kȯ‚dāt ′nü·klē·əs]
(anatomy)
An elongated arched gray mass which projects into and forms part of the lateral wall of the lateral ventricle.
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Caption: Figure 5: Expression of SOD1 (a) and SOD2 (b) in the cortex, hippocampus, thalamus, and nucleus caudatus in control and MD animals (P60).

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