Noradrenergic cell group A2

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Noradrenergic cell group A2
Latin cellulae noradrenergicae medullae oblongatae [A1, A2]
TA A14.1.09.603
FMA 71960
Anatomical terminology

Noradrenergic cell group A2 is a group of cells in the vicinity of the dorsal motor nucleus of the vagus nerve in the medulla that label for norepinephrine in primates[1] and rodents.[2]


  1. ^ Felten DL; Sladek JR Jr. (1983). "Monoamine distribution in primate brain V. Monoaminergic nuclei: anatomy, pathways and local organization". Brain Research Bulletin. 10 (2): 171–284. doi:10.1016/0361-9230(83)90045-x. PMID 6839182. 
  2. ^ Dahlstrom A; Fuxe K (1964). "Evidence for the existence of monoamine-containing neurons in the central nervous system". Acta Physiologica Scandinavica. 62: 1–55. PMID 14229500. 

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