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perineuronal net  
A dense extracellular matrix (ECM) that forms around many neuronal cell bodies and dendrites late in development and is responsible for synaptic stabilization in the adult brain.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: PNN
Definition Sources: GOC:sl, PMID:18364019

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