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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
In response to behaviorally salient stimuli, dopamine (DA) neurons fire in bursts. Burst firing induces a large transient… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The amplitude of the acoustic startle response (ASR) is markedly reduced when the startle eliciting pulse is preceded by a weak… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Compelling evidence links the recently discovered hypothalamic peptides Hypocretin/Orexin (Hcrt/Orx) to rapid eye movement sleep… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Anatomical data demonstrate a dense projection, in the cat, from hypocretin (orexin) neurons in the hypothalamus to the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Microinjections of the cholinergic receptor agonist nicotine and the cholinesterase inhibitor neostigmine were made into the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
To clarify functional roles of mesopontine cholinergic neurons as a component of an activating system, single neuronal activity… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The connections of the laterodorsal tegmental nucleus (LDTg) have been investigated using anterograde and retrograde lectin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Ascending projections from the pedunculopontine tegmental nucleus (PPT) and the surrounding mesopontine tegmentum to the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
This study demonstrates that the laterodorsal tegmental nucleus (LDT) and pedunculopontine tegmental nucleus (PPT) are sources of… Expand
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