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Cholinergic Neurons

Known as: Cholinergic Neuron, Neuron, Cholinergic, Neurons, Cholinergic 
Neurons whose primary neurotransmitter is ACETYLCHOLINE.
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Animal life is controlled by neurons and in this setting cholinergic neurons play an important role. Cholinergic neurons release… 
Review
1997
Review
1997
The organization and possible functions of basal forebrain and pontine cholinergic systems are reviewed. Whereas the basal… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BRAIN cholinergic neurons are critical for memory function1,2 and their loss may contribute to memory impairment in Alzheimer's… 
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
In aged rodents, impairments in learning and memory have been associated with an age-dependent decline in forebrain of… 
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
  • F. Hefti
  • The Journal of neuroscience : the official…
  • 1986
  • Corpus ID: 1287244
Several findings obtained in recent years suggest that NGF, aside from its well-established function as a neurotrophic factor for… 
Review
1983
Review
1983
Great emphasis is being placed on identification of neurotransmitter systems involved in the symptomatic manifestations of… 
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Recent evidence indicates that the nucleus basalis of Meynert, a distinct population of basal forebrain neurons, is a major… 
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…