last updated 15-10-2021

GABA neurons

Gamma-aminobutyric acid neurons (GABA) in the brain

Most neurons throughout the grey area in the central nervous system (CNS) are capable of either producing and/or responding to gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA), the major inhibitory neurotransmitter.
#000040; font-family: Verdana, Arial; background-color: #e4eaff;" />Higher GABA concentrations are found in the purkinje cells in the cerebellum and in the basal ganglia. Also the astrocytes in the cerebral cortex produce GABA.