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Widespread intracellular aggregates of alpha-synuclein protein, or α-syn, are a hallmark of Parkinson's disease, along with progressive loss of neurons in a region of the brain called the substantia nigra pars compacta, or SNpc.
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This deterioration is caused by the progressive loss of neurons located in a midbrain region called the substantia nigra pars compacta (SNpc). These neurons produce dopamine, a molecule that transmits signals between neurons, and it is the loss of ...
Synaptic physiology Dual role for dopamine
By contrast, a more physiologically relevant pattern of DA input — induced by a single optogenetic stimulation of dopaminergic ventral tegmental area and substantia nigra pars compacta axons, to mimic tonic DA release — decreased the amplitude of ...

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