Some aspects of the organization of the thalamic reticular complex

@article{Jones1975SomeAO,
  title={Some aspects of the organization of the thalamic reticular complex},
  author={E. G. Jones},
  journal={Journal of Comparative Neurology},
  year={1975},
  volume={162}
}
  • E. G. Jones
  • Published 9 October 2004
  • Biology
  • Journal of Comparative Neurology
Anatomical methods which depend upon the anterograde axonal transport of isotopically labeled neuronal proteins or the retrograde axonal transport of the enzyme. Horseradis peroxidase, have been used to elucidate the relationships between the reticular complex and the dorsal thalamus and cerebral cortex. Injections of tritiated amino acide in the dorsal thalamus or cerebrasl cortex in rate, cats and monkey, show that as the bundles of thalamo‐cortical and cortico‐thalamic fibers joining a… 

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