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Dorsal nucleus of lateral geniculate body

Name: Dorsal nucleus of lateral geniculate body
Description: Part of lateral geniculate nucleus that receives major input from the retina and has reciprocal connections with the primary visual cortex and the thalamic reticular nucleus (adapated from Paxinos, The Rat Nervous System, 2nd ed, Academic Press, 1995)
Synonym(s): nucleus geniculatus lateralis pars dorsalis, dorsal lateral geniculate nucleus
Is part of: Lateral geniculate body, visual system
Has role: Thalamic relay nucleus
Abbreviation: DLG, DLGN
Super-category: Nucleus of CNS
Id: birnlex_1595
Organism: Mammal
Link to OWL / RDF: Download this content as OWL/RDF
Neuronames ID ( what's this?): 336
Brain regions that send axons into this region: retina, thalamic reticular nucleus, primary visual cortex

Inferred outgoing projections for Dorsal nucleus of lateral geniculate body

The following brain regions receive axons from Dorsal nucleus of lateral geniculate body: Visual cortex primary. The statements about these projections are not made on this page, but rather are made on the pages linked here.


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  • This visualization was created by the Scalable Brain Atlas group and is based on the Rhesus Monkey - Paxinos et al. 2000

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Facts about Dorsal nucleus of lateral geniculate bodyRDF feed
AbbrevDLG, DLGN  +
AbbrevSourceNeuroNames_abbrevSource  +
AfferentProjectionsRetina  +, Thalamic reticular nucleus  +, and Primary visual cortex  +
BamsID333  +
BamsLinkhttp://brancusi.usc.edu/bkms/brain/show-braing2.php?aidi=333  +
Created5 March 2007  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefinitionPart of lateral geniculate nucleus that receives major input from the retina and has reciprocal connections with the primary visual cortex and the thalamic reticular nucleus (adapated from Paxinos, The Rat Nervous System, 2nd ed, Academic Press, 1995)
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
Has roleThalamic relay nucleus  +
Idbirnlex_1595  +
Is part ofLateral geniculate body  +, and Visual system  +
LabelDorsal nucleus of lateral geniculate body  +
ModifiedDate22 February 2012  +
NeuronamesLinkhttp://braininfo.rprc.washington.edu/Scripts/hiercentraldirectory.aspx?ID=336  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
SpeciesMammal  +
SuperCategoryNucleus of CNS  +
Synonymnucleus geniculatus lateralis pars dorsalis  +, and dorsal lateral geniculate nucleus  +
UmlscuiC0175292  +