Basal Nucleus of Meynert

Known as: Ganglion of Meynert, Nucleus basalis telencephali, Meynert Basal Nucleus 
A group of nerve cells in the SUBSTANTIA INNOMINATA that has wide projections to the NEOCORTEX and is rich in ACETYLCHOLINE and CHOLINE… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
This study examines the evolution of Alzheimer’s disease (AD)-related pathology in a subcortical predilection site, the basal… (More)
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1998
Review
1998
The effects of lesions, receptor blocking, electrical self-stimulation, and drugs of abuse suggest that midbrain dopamine systems… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Little is known about the mechanisms that allow the cortex to selectively improve the neural representations of behaviorally… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
In the mammalian neocortex, the EEG reflects the state of behavioral arousal. The EEG undergoes a transformation, known as… (More)
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Review
1990
Review
1990
Marked neuron loss in the nucleus basalis of Meynert complex (NBMC) in Alzheimer's disease has repeatedly been reported in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
EEG and single-unit techniques have been used to study the EEG correlates of cellular firing in the neocortex, n. reticularis (RT… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The nucleus basalis of Meynert, the major source of cholinergic innervation of the cerebral cortex, was morphometrically… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The nucleus basalis of Meynert provides diffuse cholinergic input to the neocortex. When compared with an age- and sex-matched… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The efferent connections of the central nucleus of the monkey amygdala have been studied using the autoradiographic method for… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
The structure and connectivity of the basal nucleus of Meynert, the substantia innominata in which it lies, and certain related… (More)
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