central amygdalar nucleus

Known as: Nucleus amygdaloideus centralis, Amygdala Nucleus, Central, Nucleus, Central Amygdaloid 
A nucleus located in the caudal half of the amygdala. It is a primary region involved in controlling responses and receives many intrinsic GABAergic… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Vasopressin and oxytocin strongly modulate autonomic fear responses, through mechanisms that are still unclear. We describe how… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
In extinction of auditory fear conditioning, rats learn that a tone no longer predicts the occurrence of a footshock. Recent… (More)
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2002
Review
2002
The stress system coordinates the adaptive responses of the organism to stressors of any kind.(1). The main components of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The lateral part of the central nucleus projects densely to only three regions: the medial part of the central nucleus… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The amplitude of the acoustic startle response is reliably enhanced when elicited in the presence of bright light (light-enhanced… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
THE sequence of glucagon-like peptide-1 (7–36) amide (GLP-1) is completely conserved in all mammalian species studied, implying… (More)
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Highly Cited
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
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Previous reports indicate that the midbrain periaqueductal gray and the central nucleus of the amygdala are interconnected but… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The purpose of the present study was to determine whether lesions of areas projected to by the central amygdaloid nucleus (ACE… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Two receptor systems for corticosterone (CORT) can be distinguished in rat brain: mineralocorticoid-like or CORT receptors (CR… (More)
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