Connections of the magnocellular medial preoptic nucleus (MPN mag) in male Syrian hamsters. II. The efferents.

@article{Wang2014ConnectionsOT,
  title={Connections of the magnocellular medial preoptic nucleus (MPN mag) in male Syrian hamsters. II. The efferents.},
  author={Julia Wang and Jennifer M Swann},
  journal={Neuroscience},
  year={2014},
  volume={274},
  pages={102-18}
}
The magnocellular medial preoptic nucleus (MPN mag) plays a critical role in the regulation of male copulatory behavior in the Syrian hamster. Our study of the afferents are consistent with the hypothesis that the MPN mag receives input from areas in the chemosensory pathway and nuclear groups that contain receptors for gonadal steroids (Wang and Swann… CONTINUE READING