[Connections of the posterior region of the thalamus in rats].

@article{Cadusseau1992ConnectionsOT,
  title={[Connections of the posterior region of the thalamus in rats].},
  author={Josette Cadusseau and M. Roger},
  journal={Journal fur Hirnforschung},
  year={1992},
  volume={33 1},
  pages={
          19-35
        }
}
Using retrograde and anterograde tracing methods we have studied in the posterior region of the thalamus of the rat the distribution of: (1) the terminal fields of the main afferents arising from somatosensory centers (dorsal column nuclei, interpolar trigeminal subnucleus, somatosensory cortex), motor centers (red nucleus, motor cortex) and multimodal structures (deep layers of the superior colliculus, zona incerta, cingular cortex) and of (2) the neurons giving rise to the main efferents… CONTINUE READING