Structure of medial preoptic nucleus

Known as: Area, Medial Preoptic, Area praeoptica medialis, Medial preoptic hypothalamic nucleus 
 
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Mice display robust, stereotyped behaviours towards pups: virgin males typically attack pups, whereas virgin females and sexually… (More)
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2009
Review
2009
The medial preoptic area (MPOA) and dopamine (DA) neural systems interact to regulate maternal behavior in rats. Two DA systems… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Variations in maternal behavior are associated with differences in estrogen receptor (ER)expression in the medial preoptic area… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
Gonadal hormones have primarily slow, genomically mediated effects, but copulation requires rapid interactions with a partner. A… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The circadian clock housed in the suprachiasmatic nucleus (SCN) controls various circadian rhythms including daily sleep-wake… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The goal of these studies was to assess the regulatory roles of the medial preoptic area (MPOA) and the bed nucleus of the stria… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
In gonadectomized (GDX) animals replaced with subcutaneous steroid implants supplying physiological levels of testosterone (T; 1… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Dopamine (DA) activity in the medial preoptic area (MPOA) contributes to the control of male rat sexual behavior. We tested (1… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The projections of the medial preoptic nucleus (MPN) were examined by making injections of the anterogradely transported lectin… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The present report demonstrates the existence of a marked sexual difference in the volume of an intensely staining cellular… (More)
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