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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
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… 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
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
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The connections of the laterodorsal tegmental nucleus (LDTg) have been investigated using anterograde and retrograde lectin… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Ascending projections from the pedunculopontine tegmental nucleus (PPT) and the surrounding mesopontine tegmentum to the… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
This study demonstrates that the laterodorsal tegmental nucleus (LDT) and pedunculopontine tegmental nucleus (PPT) are sources of… Expand