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Pedunculopontine Tegmental Nucleus

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  2. Pontine nitric oxide modulates acetylcholine release, rapid eye movement sleep generation, and respiratory rate. Leonard, T.O., Lydic, R. J. Neurosci. (1997) [Pubmed]
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  6. Gaba(A) receptors in the pedunculopontine tegmental nucleus play a crucial role in rat shell-specific dopamine-mediated, but not shell-specific acetylcholine-mediated, turning behaviour. Ikeda, H., Akiyama, G., Matsuzaki, S., Sato, M., Koshikawa, N., Cools, A.R. Neuroscience (2004) [Pubmed]
  7. Characterization of the antinociception induced by nicotine in the pedunculopontine tegmental nucleus and the nucleus raphe magnus. Iwamoto, E.T. J. Pharmacol. Exp. Ther. (1991) [Pubmed]
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  9. The medial prefrontal cortex plays an important role in the excitation of A10 dopaminergic neurons following intravenous muscimol administration. Lokwan, S.J., Overton, P.G., Berry, M.S., Clark, D. Neuroscience (2000) [Pubmed]
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  11. Locomotor activity induced by the non-competitive N-methyl-D-aspartate antagonist, MK-801: role of nucleus accumbens efferent pathways. De Leonibus, E., Mele, A., Oliverio, A., Pert, A. Neuroscience (2001) [Pubmed]
  12. The effect of excitotoxic lesions of the pedunculopontine tegmental nucleus on performance of a progressive ratio schedule of reinforcement. Alderson, H.L., Brown, V.J., Latimer, M.P., Brasted, P.J., Robertson, A.H., Winn, P. Neuroscience (2002) [Pubmed]
  13. GABA mechanisms in the pedunculopontine tegmental nucleus influence particular aspects of nicotine self-administration selectively in the rat. Corrigall, W.A., Coen, K.M., Zhang, J., Adamson, K.L. Psychopharmacology (Berl.) (2001) [Pubmed]
  14. Behavioural sensitisation to repeated d-amphetamine: effects of excitotoxic lesions of the pedunculopontine tegmental nucleus. Alderson, H.L., Faulconbridge, L.F., Gregory, L.P., Latimer, M.P., Winn, P. Neuroscience (2003) [Pubmed]
  15. Ascending projections from the pedunculopontine tegmental nucleus and the adjacent mesopontine tegmentum in the rat. Hallanger, A.E., Wainer, B.H. J. Comp. Neurol. (1988) [Pubmed]
  16. Detection of corticotropin-releasing hormone receptor 1 immunoreactivity in cholinergic, dopaminergic and noradrenergic neurons of the murine basal forebrain and brainstem nuclei--potential implication for arousal and attention. Sauvage, M., Steckler, T. Neuroscience (2001) [Pubmed]
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