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Details for anatomical structure: tegmentum of mesencephalon

EndoNet ID: ENC00154

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tegmentum of mesencephalon, midbrain tegmentum, mesencephalic tegmentum, tegmentum of midbrain, Tegmentum mesencephali

General information

That major part of the substance of the midbrain that extends from the substantia nigra to the level of the cerebral aqueduct

Links to other resources

Cytomer cy0006118

Larger structures


      Secreted hormones

      • Hormone: cocaine- and amphetamine-regulated transcript protein


      • Receptor: dopamine receptor D2