in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology
January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 26 words.
(archit.) fillet between flutes of columns, etc. XVI; small groove, narrow stripe XVII. — L. stria furrow, grooving.
in A Dictionary of Nursing
May 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing. 52 words.
(in anatomy) a streak, line, or thin band. striae gravidarum stretch marks: the lines that appear on the skin of the abdomen of pregnant women, due to excessive stretching of the elastic...
in Concise Medical Dictionary
January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 73 words.
a streak, line, or thin band. The striae gravidarum (stretch marks) are the lines that appear on the skin of the abdomen of pregnant women, due to excessive stretching of the elastic...
in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of Foreign Terms in English
January 1999; p ublished online January 2002 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 50 words.
M16 Latin (= furrow, grooving).
1 M16 Architecture A fillet between the flutes of a column, pilaster, etc.
in Cerebral Cortex
September 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroscience. 5216 words.
The primary visual cortex V1, when dissected, is characterized by an easily identifiable anatomical landmark: the stria of Gennari or Gennari stripe. However, the origin and function of the...
in Chemical Senses
June 2005; p ublished online May 2005 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular and Cell Biology. 9082 words.
Previous studies have shown a modulatory influence of limbic forebrain areas, such as the central nucleus of the amygdala and lateral hypothalamus, on the activity of taste-responsive cells...
The effects of stimulus novelty and negativity on BOLD activity in the amygdala, hippocampus, and bed nucleus of the stria terminalis
in Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience
May 2017; p ublished online December 2016 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Cognition and Behavioural Neuroscience. 7680 words.
The amygdala responds to stimulus novelty, which may correspond to an evaluation of novel stimuli for potential threat, and trait anxiety may modulate...
Correlation of Catecholamine Levels in the Bed Nucleus of the Stria Terminalis and Reduced Sexual Behavior in Middle-Aged Male Rats
in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A
July 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Biological Sciences; Geriatric Medicine. 3427 words.
The correlation between dopamine (DA) and norepinephrine (NE) levels in the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis (BNST) and male sexual behavior was examined in middle-aged rats. Male rats...
Blockade of β-adrenergic receptors prevents amphetamine-induced behavioural sensitization in rats: a putative role of the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis
in International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology
December 2005; p ublished online December 2005 .
Journal Article. 0 words.
Recent findings have given evidence a role for noradrenergic transmission in the mechanisms underlying behavioural sensitization to...