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Ventral posterior nucleus

Name: Ventral posterior nucleus
Description: Part of thalamus receiving primary somatic sensory information via the medial lemniscal pathway that projects to the primary somatosensory cortex (adapted from Paxinos, The Rat Nervous System, 2nd Ed, Academic Press, 1995).
Synonym(s): ventrobasal nucleus, ventrobasal complex, nucleus ventralis posterior, nucleus ventrales posteriores, ventral posterior thalamic nucleus
Abbreviation: VP
Is part of: Ventral nuclear group
Has role: Thalamic relay nucleus
Super-category: Regional part of brain
Id: birnlex_1116
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Neuronames ID ( what's this?): 326
Brain regions that receive axons from this region: primary somatosensory cortex

Neurons in Ventral posterior nucleus

Thalamus ventroposterior nucleus principal neuron are neurons that can be found in Ventral posterior nucleus or its parts.

Parts of Ventral posterior nucleus



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Facts about Ventral posterior nucleusRDF feed
AbbrevVP  +
AbbrevSourceNeuroNames_abbrevSource  +
BamsID100  +
BamsLinkhttp://brancusi.usc.edu/bkms/brain/show-braing2.php?aidi=100  +
Created3 March 2007  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefinitionPart of thalamus receiving primary somatic sensory information via the medial lemniscal pathway that projects to the primary somatosensory cortex (adapted from Paxinos, The Rat Nervous System, 2nd Ed, Academic Press, 1995).
EfferentProjectionsPrimary somatosensory cortex  +
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
Has roleThalamic relay nucleus  +
Idbirnlex_1116  +
Is part ofVentral nuclear group  +
LabelVentral posterior nucleus  +
ModifiedDate9 March 2012  +
NeuronamesLinkhttp://braininfo.rprc.washington.edu/Scripts/hiercentraldirectory.aspx?ID=326  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
SuperCategoryRegional part of brain  +
Synonymventrobasal nucleus  +, ventrobasal complex  +, nucleus ventralis posterior  +, nucleus ventrales posteriores  +, and ventral posterior thalamic nucleus  +
UmlscuiC0175276  +