gyrus cinguli


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Noun1.gyrus cinguli - a long curved structure on the medial surface of the cerebral hemispheres; the cortical part of the limbic system
neural structure - a structure that is part of the nervous system
limbic brain, limbic system, visceral brain - a system of functionally related neural structures in the brain that are involved in emotional behavior
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9-12) The synaptic vesicle protein synaptophysin, a marker for synaptic density, was found to be decreased in postmortem tissue from the gyrus cinguli in 11 patients with schizophrenia, compared with 13 controls.
Reduction of the synaptophysin level but normal levels of glycerophospholipids in the gyrus cinguli in schizophrenia.