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Laterodorsal tegmental nucleus

Known as: Lateroposterior tegmental nucleus, Nucleus tegmentalis posterolateralis 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The pedunculopontine tegmental nucleus (PPTg) and laterodorsal tegmental nucleus (LDTg) provide cholinergic afferents to several… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
  • D. Lodge, A. Grace
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 20714279
In response to behaviorally salient stimuli, dopamine (DA) neurons fire in bursts. Burst firing induces a large transient… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Compelling evidence links the recently discovered hypothalamic peptides Hypocretin/Orexin (Hcrt/Orx) to rapid eye movement sleep… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We found previously that damage to a cluster of sleep-active neurons (Fos-positive during sleep) in the ventrolateral preoptic… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Microinjections of the cholinergic receptor agonist nicotine and the cholinesterase inhibitor neostigmine were made into the… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
1. The effects of the mixed cholinergic agonist carbachol and the muscarinic agonist methacholine (MCh) on neurons of the… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Ascending projections from the pedunculopontine tegmental nucleus (PPT) and the surrounding mesopontine tegmentum to the…