Midbrain Raphe Nuclei

Known as: Raphe, Midbrain, Midbrain Raphes, Midbrain Raphe 
Raphe nuclei located in the midbrain including the dorsal and median raphe nuclei. They are the origin of the major serotonergic innervation in the… (More)
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1959-2018
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2010
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2010
We previously reported that about 80% of vesicular glutamate transporter 3 (VGLUT3)-positive cells displayed immunoreactivity for… (More)
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2007
2007
Because rats learn to lever-press for brief electrical stimulation of the median and dorsal raphe nuclei (MRN and DRN… (More)
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1998
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1998
In this study we utilized electrophysiological and pathway tracing methods to investigate the projections from the medial… (More)
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1996
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1996
Mood, emotion, cognition, and motor functions as well as circadian and neuroendocrine rhythms, including food intake, sleep, and… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
Physiological, pharmacological and radioautographic binding studies have suggested the presence of the 5-HT1A autoreceptors on… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
The intranuclear organization of divergently projecting neurons of the midbrain raphe in the rat was studied by using double… (More)
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1979
1979
Lesions in the midbrain median but not in the dorsal raphe nucleus significantly decreased the serotonin (5-HT) content of the… (More)
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
The ascending projections of serotonin neurons of the midbrain raphe were analyzed in the rat using the autoradiographic tracing… (More)
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1977
Highly Cited
1977
The lateral habenula is one of the few forebrain areas that project to the midbrain raphe nuclei. Electrical stimulation of the… (More)
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1977
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1977
Afferents to th midbrain dorsal and median raphe nuclei in the rat were studied by means of the horseradish peroxidase (HRP… (More)
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