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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
Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
The efferent connections of the cortex projected upon by the mediodorsal thalamic nucleus (MD‐projection cortex) have been re… 
Highly Cited
1977
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… 
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
A sensitive immunofluorescene technique was used to describe systematically the distribution of dopamine‐β‐hydroxylase (DBH… 
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…