Term: paraventricular organ dopaminergic neuron
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Name: paraventricular organ
Synonyms: PVO
Definition: Diencephalic nucleus which is located anterior to the caudal tuberal nucleus and contains tyrosine hydroxylase immunoreactive CSF contacting bipolar cells.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000475]
Name: dopaminergic neuron
Synonyms: dopaminergic neurons
Definition: A neuron that releases dopamine as a neurotransmitter.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009301]