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Pretectal region

Known as: Praetectum, Pretectal nuclei, Area pretectalis 
Region of midbrain tectum located posterior to the THALAMUS and anterior to the SUPERIOR COLLICULUS.
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The prosomeric model attributes morphological meaning to gene expression patterns and other data in the forebrain. It divides… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Abstract The localization and distribution of serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine, 5-HT) has been studied with the indirect… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
  • R. Beckstead
  • The Journal of comparative neurology
  • 1979
  • Corpus ID: 39107573
The efferent connections of the cortex projected upon by the mediodorsal thalamic nucleus (MD‐projection cortex) have been re… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
  • A. Graybiel
  • The Journal of comparative neurology
  • 1977
  • Corpus ID: 2049799
The efferent connections of the paramedian pontine reticular formation have been studied in the cat in autoradiographic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
The distribution of opiate receptors, determined by the autoradiographic localization of stereospecific [3H]diprenorphine binding… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
  • J. Graham
  • The Journal of comparative neurology
  • 1977
  • Corpus ID: 28648722
The differential projections of the three main cellular strata of the superior colliculus have been examined in the cat by the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Stereotaxic injections of [14C]leucine were made in nulei raphe centralis superior, raphe dorsalis, raphe magnus and raphe pontis… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
A sensitive immunofluorescene technique was used to describe systematically the distribution of dopamine‐β‐hydroxylase (DBH… Expand
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
1. Nine hundred and sixty cat retinal ganglion cells were evaluated with respect to receptive‐field organization and latency to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
Abstract The cortical projection field of the mediodorsal nucleus of the thalamus (MD) was identified in the rat using the Fink… Expand
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