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Median preoptic nucleus

Known as: Nucleus praeopticus medianus, Nucleus preopticus medianus 
 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
A cell type in the median preoptic nucleus integrates water intake over time and controls thirst behavior in mice. Thirst… Expand
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2016
2016
Stimulation of glutamatergic neurons in the subfornical organ drives drinking behavior, but the brain targets that mediate this… Expand
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Review
2015
Review
2015
Located in the midline anterior wall of the third cerebral ventricle (i.e. the lamina terminalis), the median preoptic nucleus… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Sympathetic premotor neurons in the rostral medullary raphe (RMR) regulate heat conservation by tail artery vasoconstriction and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The median preoptic nucleus (MnPO) has been implicated in the regulation of hydromineral balance and cardiovascular regulation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The perifornical–lateral hypothalamic area (PF/LH) contains neuronal groups playing an important role in control of waking and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Neurones in the median preoptic nucleus (MnPN) and the ventrolateral preoptic area (vlPOA) express immunoreactivity for c-Fos… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Summary1.Cortical potentials evoked by electrical stimulation of the vestibular nerve in the Rhesus monkey indicate that the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Several lines of evidence show that the preoptic area (POA) of the hypothalamus is critically implicated in the regulation of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Preoptic area (POA) neuronal activity promotes sleep, but the localization of critical sleep-active neurons is not completely… Expand
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