Oculomotor nucleus

Known as: Oculomotor nuclei, Oculomotor nuclei set, Oculomotor nuclear complex 
A collection of neurons of cranial nerve III located in the rostral half of the midbrain at the level of the superior colliculus, which contain… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Eye muscle fibers can be divided into two categories: nontwitch, multiply innervated muscle fibers (MIFs), and twitch, singly… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
There is growing evidence that oxidative stress and mitochondrial respiratory failure with attendant decrease in energy output… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
1. Previous work has shown neurons just dorsal and lateral to the oculomotor nucleus that increase their firing rate with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Four subjects — all made large numbers of Express saccades in the normal gap task — were instructed to make saccades in the… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
A potent, synthetic cannabinoid was radiolabeled and used to characterize and precisely localize cannabinoid receptors in slide… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Afferent and efferent connections of the fastigial oculomotor region (FOR) were studied in macaque monkeys by using axonal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
1. Single neurons in the abducens nucleus were recorded extracellularly in alert rhesus macaques trained to make a variety of eye… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Ascending projections from the medial pontine reticular formation, the mesencephalic reticular formation, and the median raphe… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
The afferent and efferent connections of the nucleus prepositus hypoglossi with brainstem nuclei were studied using anterograde… (More)
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1979
1979
The afferents to the oculomotor nucleus were examined in the macaque monkey by means of horseradish peroxidase. The demonstration… (More)
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