C-PON Containing Neurons in the Rat Striatum Are Also Positive for NADPH-Diaphorase Activity a Light Microscopic StudyBrain Research
AbstractThe indirect immunofluorescence technique to detect endogenous C-flanking peptide of neuropeptide Y (NPY), C-PON, in combination with NADPH-diaphorase (NADPH-d) histochemistry, were applied to the same sections to establish whether C-PON containing cell bodies in the rat striatum can be labelled by their content of NADPH-diaphorase activity. NADPH-diaphorase activity proved to be a reliable marker for these positive C-PON neurons. Our results suggest that, in the rat striatum, C-PON, SOM and NPY co-exist in the same cells.
Citation InformationRosa María Villalba, Ricardo Martínez-Murillo, Isabel Blasco, Francisco J. Alvarez, et al.. "C-PON Containing Neurons in the Rat Striatum Are Also Positive for NADPH-Diaphorase Activity a Light Microscopic Study" Brain Research Vol. 462 Iss. 2 (1988) p. 359 - 362 ISSN: 0006-8993
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