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 (no͝or′ə-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs, nyo͝or′-)
n. pl. neu·ro·gen·e·ses (-sēz′)
Formation of nervous tissue.


(Physiology) embryol the formation of the nervous system in embryos
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Noun1.neurogenesis - the development of nerve tissues
growing, growth, ontogenesis, ontogeny, maturation, development - (biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level; "he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children"
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littoralis on adult neurogenesis in the DG of the adult mouse hippocampus using 5-bromo-2-deoxyuridine (BrdU, an indicator for cell proliferation) labeling and immunohistochemistry for doublecortin (DCX, an immature neuronal marker), which has been commonly used to investigate the proliferation of neuroblast.
Adult neurogenesis occurring in the dentate gyrus of the hippocampus is a dynamic process regulated by both intrinsic and extrinsic factors (Aimone et al.
This type of adult neurogenesis is mainly restricted to the hippocampus and the olfactory bulb (45).
Nestinpositive/SOX2--negative cells mediate adult neurogenesis of nigral dopaminergic neurons in mice," Neuroscience Letters, 2016; 615: 50 DOI: 10.
Regulation of adult neurogenesis by stress, sleep disruption, exercise and inflammation: implications for depression and antidepressant action," European Neuropsychopharmacology, vol.
Various types of researchers, including neuroscientists and biologists, from around the world discuss the properties of neural precursor subtypes, the molecular mechanisms underlying their maturation, the influence of external stimuli like exercise, the functions of the newborn neurons in the brain, and the factors that determine their survival or elimination, as well as the differences between embryonic and adult neurogenesis, noncanonical sites of neurogenesis, evolutionary aspects of neurogenesis, and methods and models for studying neurogenic processes.
An old drug for new ideas: metformin promotes adult neurogenesis and spatial memory formation.
This project, undertaken in an international research center and carried out by a talented fellow will provide insights into the mechanisms underlying the regulation of adult neurogenesis in the normal and injured brain.
This adult neurogenesis process, carried out in the dentate gyrus of the hippocampus and in the subventricular zone, stops during psychosis but resumes when psychosis remits.
Adult neurogenesis is regulated by adrenal steroids in the dentate gyrus.
The head of the Florey's adult neurogenesis laboratory, Tim Aumann, said the pilot study could prove the hypothesis that patients who died in winter had fewer dopamine cells in the midbrain and hypothalamus regions, where dopamine is produced.

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