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Brachium of superior colliculus

Name: Brachium of superior colliculus
Description: Bundle of fibers that passes over the medial geniculate nucleus (in humans) to reach the superior colliculus. Contains afferents from the retina.[1]
Synonym(s): superior quadrigeminal brachium, superior brachium[2]
Is part of: White matter, midbrain tectum
Super-category: Regional part of brain
Id: birnlex_1065
Organism: mammal
Link to OWL / RDF: Download this content as OWL/RDF
Neuronames ID ( what's this?): 465
Atlas Image: Image:BCS Brainmaps.jpgImage:BCS Brainmaps.jpg
Brain regions that send axons into this region: retina

Axons in Brachium of superior colliculus

Retina ganglion cell are neurons or parts of neurons whose axons can be found in Brachium of superior colliculus or its parts.


References

  1. PMID:ISBN: 978-0323041317
  2. PMID:ISBN:0195026942, ISBN: 978-0323041317

Notes

This page uses this default form:PONS_brain_region

Non structured information for this region can be found https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brachium_of_superior_colliculus



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Facts about Brachium of superior colliculusRDF feed
AfferentProjectionsRetina  +
AtlasImageBCS Brainmaps.jpg  +
Created15 July 2006  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefinitionBundle of fibers that passes over the medial geniculate nucleus (in humans) to reach the superior colliculus. Contains afferents from the retina.
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
Idbirnlex_1065  +
Is part ofWhite matter  +, and Midbrain tectum  +
LabelBrachium of superior colliculus  +
ModifiedDate20 December 2013  +
NeuronamesLinkhttp://braininfo.rprc.washington.edu/Scripts/hiercentraldirectory.aspx?ID=465  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
SpeciesMammal  +
SuperCategoryRegional part of brain  +
Synonymsuperior quadrigeminal brachium  +, and superior brachium  +
UmlscuiC0175368  +