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Term: caudal tuberculum dopaminergic neuron
Note: This page represents a term created by the combination ("post-composition") of two ontology terms. For more information on the individual terms, click the hyperlinked name.
Name: caudal tuberculum
Synonyms: posterior tubercle, posterior tuberculum
Definition: Brain structure which is part of the diencephalon and is larger than the dorsal thalamus and ventral thalamus. From Neuroanatomy of the Zebrafish Brain.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000633]
Name: dopaminergic neuron
Synonyms: dopaminergic neurons
Definition: A neuron that releases dopamine as a neurotransmitter.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009301]