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  1. What is the essential fatty acid?
    Linoleic acid (18 carbons with double bonds at 9 and 18)
  2. Pain suppression fibers from the periaquaductal grey synapse at this nucleus, which then sends fibers down the dorsal horn neurons.
    Nucleus raphe magnus
  3. What is the primary region of the brain shown to be associated with Alzheimer's Disease?
    Basal nucleus of Meynert
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