Amygdaloid and basal forebrain direct connections with the nucleus of the solitary tract and the dorsal motor nucleus.


Although the amygdala complex has long been known to exert a profound influence on cardiovascular activity, the neuronal and connectional substrate mediating these influences remains unclear. This paper describes a direct amygdaloid projection to medullary sensory and motor structures involved in cardiovascular regulation, the nucleus of the solitary tract… (More)


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