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*  Ventral posterior nucleus
Thalamus Thalamus Deiber, MP (1993). "Thalamic stimulation and suppression of parkinsonian tremor". Brain. 116 (1): 267-79. doi ... The ventral posterior nucleus is the somato-sensory relay nucleus in thalamus of the brain. The ventral posterior nucleus ... The ventral posterior nucleus is divided into: Ventral posterolateral nucleus, which receives sensory information from the body ... Ventral posteromedial nucleus, which receives sensory information from the head and face via the trigeminal nerve. Ventral ...
*  Thalamocortical radiations
... and somatosensory input in the ventral posterior nucleus of the thalamus. Thalamic nuclei project to cortical areas of distinct ... Thalamic interneurons process sensory information and signal different regions of the thalamic nuclei. These nuclei extend to ... The thalamic reticular nucleus (TRN) receives incoming signals via corticothalamic pathways and regulates activity within the ... Research done by staining the brains of macaque monkeys reveals projections from the ventral nucleus mainly terminating in ...
*  Zona incerta
... ventral to the thalamus, and is contiguous with the thalamic reticular nucleus. The nucleus separates the lenticular fasciculus ... parafascicular nucleus and central lateral nucleus) and higher-order nuclei such as the lateral posterior nucleus. The zona ... raphe nuclei, thalamic reticular nucleus, and the deep layers of the superior colliculus. It is regulated by inputs from ... In this occurs a zona incerta mediated inhibition of thalamic nuclei such the somatosensory posterior medial thalamus. This is ...
*  Subthalamus
The subthalamus connects to the globus pallidus, a basal nucleus of the telencephalon. The subthalamus is located ventral to ... It is continuous with the thalamic reticular nucleus and receives input from the precentral cortex. Subthalamic fasciculus, ... Subthalamic nucleus Zona incerta "subthalamus". Archived from the original on November 26, 2007. "Theme atlas of anatomy: head ... It is a region formed by several grey matter nuclei and their associated white matter structures, namely: The subthalamic ...
*  Intention tremor
"Long-term suppression of tremor by chronic stimulation of the ventral intermediate thalamic nucleus". Lancet. 337 (8738): 403-6 ... In the case of an intention tremor, the thalamic nuclei is the region targeted for treatment. This form of treatment causes ... Deep brain stimulation and surgical lesioning of the thalamic nuclei has been found to be an effective long-term treatment with ... Mandat T, Koziara H, Tutaj M, Rola R, Bonicki W, Nauman P. "Thalamic deep brain stimulation for tremor among multiple sclerosis ...
*  Pretectal area
... intralaminar nuclei, midbrain, and dorsal and ventral thalamic nuclei. Its bilateral inhibitory projections to the accessory ... The five primary nuclei are: the olivary pretectal nucleus (ON), the nucleus of the optic tract (NOT), and the anterior (NPA), ... Many pretectal nuclei share targets of efferent projections. All pretectal nuclei, except for the ON, project to nuclei in the ... Two of these regions that the NPA is known to project to are the zona incerta and posterior thalamic nucleus. Regions of the ...
*  Insular cortex
... secondary somatosensory cortex and receives input from spinothalamically activated ventral posterior inferior thalamic nuclei. ... The anterior insula receives a direct projection from the basal part of the ventral medial nucleus of the thalamus and a ... Eckert MA, Menon V, Walczak A, Ahlstrom J, Denslow S, Horwitz A, Dubno JR (2009). "At the heart of the ventral attention system ... It has also been shown that this region receives inputs from the ventromedial nucleus (posterior part) of the thalamus that are ...
*  Nucleus accumbens
... ventral hippocampus, thalamic nuclei (specifically the midline thalamic nuclei and intralaminar nuclei of the thalamus), and ... The nucleus accumbens and the olfactory tubercle collectively form the ventral striatum. The ventral striatum and dorsal ... The nucleus accumbens (NAc or NAcc), also known as the accumbens nucleus, or formerly as the nucleus accumbens septi (Latin for ... The nucleus accumbens core (NAcc core) is the inner substructure of the nucleus accumbens. Location: The nucleus accumbens core ...
*  Ventral lateral nucleus
The ventral lateral nucleus in the thalamus forms the motor functional division in the thalamic nuclei along with the ventral ... Output from the ventral lateral nucleus then goes to the primary motor cortex. The function of the ventral lateral nucleus is ... The ventral lateral nucleus (VL) is a nucleus of the thalamus. It receives neuronal inputs from the basal nuclei which includes ... The ventral lateral nucleus receives motor information from the cerebellum and the globus pallidus. ...
*  Thalamic reticular nucleus
The thalamic reticular nucleus is part of the ventral thalamus that forms a capsule around the thalamus laterally. However, ... Primary thalamic reticular nucleus efferent fibers project to dorsal thalamic nuclei, but never to the cerebral cortex. This is ... Thalamic Reticular Nucleus is variously abbreviated TRN, RTN, NRT, and RT. The thalamic reticular nucleus receives input from ... Its function is modulatory on signals going through thalamus (and the reticular nucleus). The thalamic reticular nucleus ...
*  Dysesthesia
... may be caused by a thalamic stroke involving the ventral postero-lateral (VPL) nucleus. It's typically seen in ...
*  Ventral pallidum
It is an output nucleus whose fibres project to thalamic nuclei, such as the ventral anterior nucleus, the ventral lateral ... It acts in part as a relay nucleus from the nucleus accumbens to the medial dorsal nucleus. The nucleus accumbens projects to ... The information is relayed to the medial dorsal and ventral anterior nuclei of the thalamus. The ventral pallidum receives ... The ventral pallidum also receives GABAergic inputs from the nucleus accumbens. ...
*  Mammillothalamic fasciculus
"The term 'angular thalamic nucleus' refers to a group of cells ventral to the lateral dorsal nucleus in the mouse.") The axons ... the ventral tegmental nuclei, and the anterior thalamic nucleus The mammillothalamic tract was first described by the French ... Angular Thalamic Nucleus --> "What, Where and How Big is It?" BrainInfo. Accessed January 25, 2011. Yoneoka Y, Takeda N, Inoue ... A few of the fibers pass through the dorsal nucleus to the angular nucleus of the thalamus. (" ...
*  Ventral anterior nucleus
"Chapter 10 - Thalamic Organization". Review of clinical and functional neuroscience. Dartmouth Medical School. Retrieved 9 May ... The ventral anterior nucleus (VA) is a nucleus of the thalamus. It acts with the anterior part of the ventral lateral nucleus ... The ventral anterior nucleus receives neuronal inputs from the basal ganglia. Its main afferent fibres are from the globus ... The efferent fibres from this nucleus pass into the premotor cortex for initiation and planning of movement. It helps to ...
*  TRN
... a NASA technology under development for robotic missions to Mars Thalamic reticular nucleus, part of the ventral thalamus The ...
*  Dentate nucleus
Thalamic terminal fields of individual axons from the ventral part of the dentate nucleus of the cerebellum in Macaca mulatta ... The dentate nucleus is highly convoluted and can be divided into dorsal (motor) and ventral (nonmotor) domains. The ventral ... Therefore, as a result of these various pathways, the neurons of the dentate nucleus are able to traverse all thalamic nuclei, ... The interposed nucleus is the smallest of the cerebellar nuclei. It is located between the denate and fastigial nuclei. It ...
*  Medullary laminae of thalamus
... separates ventral and lateral thalamus from the subthalamus and thalamic reticular nucleus Lamina medullaris medialis (internal ... positioned between the dorsomedial and ventral nuclei of thalamus, encloses the intralaminar nuclei (centromedian nucleus, ...
*  Thalamic fasciculus
... before they jointly enter the ventral anterior nucleus of the thalamus. Estomih Mtui; Gregory Gruener (2006). Clinical ... The thalamic fasciculus is a component of the subthalamus. It is synonymous with field H1 of Forel. Nerve fibres form a tract ... The thalamic fasciculus consists of fibers from the ansa lenticularis and from the lenticular fasciculus, coming from different ...
*  Primary motor cortex
The primary motor cortex receives thalamic inputs from different thalamic nuclei. Among others: - Ventral lateral nucleus for ... Ventral anterior nucleus for basal ganglia afferents At least two modifications to the classical somatotopic ordering of body ... neurons send long axons to the contralateral motor nuclei of the cranial nerves and to the lower motor neurons in the ventral ... This nucleus then projects to the muscles that control the whiskers. Precentral sulcus Central sulcus The motor tract. ...
*  List of thalamic nuclei
... ventral nuclear group ventral anterior nucleus ventral lateral nucleus ventral intermediate nucleus ventral posterior nucleus ... anterior pulvinar nucleus lateral pulvinar nucleus medial pulvinar nucleus inferior pulvinar nucleus lateral posterior nucleus ... Intralaminar nuclei) anterior (rostral) group paracentral nucleus central lateral nucleus central medial nucleus posterior ( ... ventral posterolateral ventral posteromedial ventral intermediate nucleus metathalamus no more used for the geniculate group ...
*  Reticular nucleus
... an area within the floor of the midbrain Thalamic reticular nucleus, part of the ventral thalamus that forms a capsule around ... Reticular nucleus may refer to: Caudal pontine reticular nucleus Gigantocellular reticular nucleus, a nucleus that innervates ... Lateral reticular nucleus Oral pontine reticular nucleus Paramedian reticular nucleus, a nucleus that mediate the horizontal ... the thalamus laterally Ventral reticular nucleus, a continuation of the parvocellular nucleus in the brainstem. ...
*  Isothalamus
The elements of the lateral region have been frequently separated into ventral and dorsal (in fact named lateral) nuclei. This ... The mediator of the nigro-thalamic connection is, as for the pallido-thalamic the inhibitor GABA. In addition to nigral, VA ... the nucleus anterior and the nucleus superficialis, or superior (previous nucleus lateralis dorsalis). The nucleus anterior, ... the nucleus gracilis (Goll) medial and the nucleus cuneatus (Burdach) lateral. Starting from these nuclei, axons go ...
*  Spinal trigeminal nucleus
This nucleus projects to the ventral posteriomedial (VPM) nucleus in the contralateral thalamus via the anterior ... this thalamic nucleus has significant amounts of expression of leptin receptors, NPY and GLP-1. Trigeminal nerve nuclei ... The spinal trigeminal nucleus is a nucleus in the medulla that receives information about deep/crude touch, pain, and ... Thus the spinal trigeminal nucleus receives input from cranial nerves V, VII, IX, and X. The spinal nucleus is composed of ...
*  Deep brain stimulation
... nucleus accumbens, ventral capsule/ventral striatum, inferior thalamic peduncle, and the lateral habenula. A recently proposed ... ventral posterolateral nucleus, and ventral posteromedial nucleus for neuropathic pain has produced impressive results with ... for Parkinson plus patients to two nuclei simultaneously, subthalamic nucleus and tegmental nucleus of pons, with the use of ... for OCD and depression to the nucleus accumbens; for incessant pain to the posterior thalamic region or periaqueductal gray; ...
*  Thalamus
... nuclei Neothalamus Primate basal ganglia system Thalamic stimulator Thalamotomy 5-HT7 receptor Nonmotor region of the ventral ... Thalamic nuclei have strong reciprocal connections with the cerebral cortex, forming thalamo-cortico-thalamic circuits that are ... In particular, every sensory system (with the exception of the olfactory system) includes a thalamic nucleus that receives ... Asanuma C, Thach WT, Jones EG (May 1983). "Cytoarchitectonic delineation of the ventral lateral thalamic region in the monkey ...
*  TENM3
In E17 mouse, Ten-m3 mRNA is expressed in the parafascicular thalamic nucleus, a subregion of the thalamus, and in the striatum ... This creates a high dorsal to low ventral gradient topography mapping between the two structures. In Ten-m3 null mutant mice, ... A weak nuclear localisation signal in the ICD of Ten-m3 facilitates the translocation of the ICD into the nucleus. TCAPs from ... Ten-m3 guides some of the axon projections from dorsal regions of the parafascicular nucleus (PF) of the thalamus to dorsal ...
*  Gap junction
... thalamic reticular nucleus, locus coeruleus, inferior olivary nucleus, mesencephalic nucleus of the trigeminal nerve, ventral ...