Tegmentum Mesencephali

Known as: Tegmentum, Mesencephalic, Tegmentum of Midbrain, Mesencephalic Tegmentums 
Portion of midbrain situated under the dorsal TECTUM MESENCEPHALI. The two ventrolateral cylindrical masses or peduncles are large nerve fiber… (More)

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2015
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2015
The lateral part of the mesopontine tegmentum contains functionally important structures involved in the control of posture and… (More)
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2012
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2012
Ventral tegmental area (VTA) dopamine neurons have important roles in adaptive and pathological brain functions related to reward… (More)
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2006
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2006
Rapid eye movement (REM) sleep consists of a dreaming state in which there is activation of the cortical and hippocampal… (More)
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1997
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1997
We investigated brain circuitry mediating cocaine-induced euphoria and craving using functional MRI (fMRI). During double-blind… (More)
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1996
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1996
Rapid-eye-movement (REM) sleep is associated with intense neuronal activity, ocular saccades, muscular atonia and dreaming. The… (More)
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1991
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1991
The efferent projections of the core and shell areas of the nucleus accumbens were studied with a combination of anterograde and… (More)
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1991
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1991
mRNAs encoding five genetically distinct muscarinic ACh receptors are present in the CNS. Because of their pharmacological… (More)
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1989
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1989
The purpose of the present investigation was to examine the topographical organization of efferent projections from the… (More)
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1979
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1979
Small injections of tritiated leucine and proline confined to the ventral tegmental area (AVT) were found to label fibers… (More)
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1949
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1949
1. Stimulation of the reticular formation of the brain stem evokes changes in the EEG, consisting of abolition of synchronized… (More)
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