Afferent projections to nucleus reuniens of the thalamus.

  title={Afferent projections to nucleus reuniens of the thalamus.},
  author={James Timothy McKenna and Robert P Vertes},
  journal={The Journal of comparative neurology},
  volume={480 2},
The nucleus reuniens (RE) is the largest of the midline nuclei of the thalamus and the major source of thalamic afferents to the hippocampus and parahippocampal structures. Nucleus reuniens has recently been shown to exert powerful excitatory actions on CA1 of the hippocampus. Few reports on any species have examined afferent projections to nucleus reuniens… CONTINUE READING