BrainRegionFAM FD TH PT

From aHuman Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Paratenial Nucleus of Thalamus

@@Home -> BiologicalLifeResearch -> BrainAreaFAM -> BrainRegionFAM_FD_TH_PT

This page covers biological details of component Paratenial Nucleus of Thalamus. Region is part of aHuman target integrated biological model.

  • Top-down path to region: Forebrain Diencephalon -> Thalamus (FD.TH) -> Cognitive Thalamus (FD.TH.CR) -> Intralaminar and Midline Nuclei of Thalamus (FD.TH.IML) -> Midline Nuclear Group of Thalamus (FD.TH.MTH) -> Dorsal Midline Nuclear Group of Thalamus (FD.TH.MDT) -> Paratenial Nucleus of Thalamus (FAM.FD.TH.PT) (see Mind Maps)
  • Type: nucleus
  • Quality: L0
  • Brain area: Forebrain - Affective Motivations Area (FAM)
  • Area circuit: Conditional Context Sensory Data and Memory Attention (FAMXCS)
  • Role: processor.affective
  • Function: Gateway for multimodal information to limbic system used in selecting appropriate responses
  • Notes to function:
    • Projects to BNST, AM, OMPFC, ET
    • Direct behavior toward a particular outcome over a range of outcomes




  • no child items defined



Inbound Region Connections:

Source Area Source Region Source Name Type Role Reference
FEC FEC.FT.VP.VM Ventral Pallidum Ventromedial inhibitory-gaba uncertain Saccadic Vision (BG -> Thalamus, abstract)
LAC LAC.FD.HT.MPO Median Preoptic Nucleus excitatory-glu uncertain (unknown reference)

Outbound Region Connections:

Target Area Target Region Target Name Type Role Reference
FAM FAM.FT.AM.LAVL Ventrolateral Amygdaloid Nucleus excitatory-glu uncertain Amygdalar disruption of prefrontal cortex (TH -> AM, abstract)
FAM.FT.BNST Bed Nucleus of Stria Terminalis excitatory-glu uncertain (unknown reference)
FEC FEC.FT.ACC.CORE Nucleus Accumbens Core excitatory-glu uncertain (unknown reference)
FMM FMM.NC.PH.LEC Lateral Entorhinal Cortex excitatory-glu uncertain Contributions of Diencephalon to Recognition Memory (MID -> EC, abstract)
NCP NCP.NC.MPL.PSCG Posterior Cingulate Cortex excitatory-glu uncertain Contributions of Diencephalon to Recognition Memory (MID -> PostCingulate, abstract)
NCP.NC.MPL.RSC Retrosplenial Cortex excitatory-glu uncertain (unknown reference)
NDM NDM.NC.AL.ROFCR Most Rostral Orbitofrontal Cortex excitatory-glu uncertain Saccadic Vision (Thalamus -> FrontalCortex, abstract)
NPE NPE.FD.TH.MPV Medial Pulvinar excitatory-glu uncertain Contributions of Diencephalon to Recognition Memory (MID -> mPULV, abstract)

Thirdparty Circuits


AD=Anterodorsal Nucleus,FMM.FD.TH.AD
AM=Anteromedial Nucleus,NCP.FD.TH.AM
AN=Anterior Nucleus of Thalamus,FD.TH.AN (see Cognitive Thalamus)
AV=Anteroventral Nucleus,FMM.FD.TH.AV
CM=Centromedian Nucleus of Thalamus,FEC.FD.TH.CM
DLPFC=Mid-Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex,NDM.NC.AL.DLPFC (see Lateral Prefrontal Cortex)
EC=Entorhinal Cortex,FMM.NC.PH.ET (see Rhinal Cortex)
HC=Hippocampus,FMM.FT.HC (see Hippocampal Formation)
LD=Lateral Dorsal Nucleus of Thalamus,FMM.FD.TH.LD
MB=Medial Mammillary Nucleus,FMM.FD.MB.MMB
MDmc=Mediodorsal Nucleus of Thalamus,FD.TH.MD (see Cognitive Thalamus)
MID=Midline Nuclear Group of Thalamus,FD.TH.MTH (see Cognitive Thalamus)
MPFC=Orbitofrontal Cortex,NC.AL.OPFC (see Orbitomedial Prefrontal Cortex)
OFC=Orbitofrontal Cortex,NC.AL.OPFC (see Orbitomedial Prefrontal Cortex)
Perirhinal=Perirhinal Cortex,FMM.NC.PH.PER
PostCingulate=Posterior Cingulate Cortex,NCP.NC.MPL.PSCG
Sub=Subiculum,FMM.FT.HF.SUB (see Hippocampal Formation)
SubPrePara=Subiculum,FMM.FT.HF.SUB (see Hippocampal Formation)
mPULV=Medial Pulvinar,NPE.FD.TH.MPV

BG=Basal Ganglia,FEC.FT.BG
CN=Caudate Nucleus,FEC.FT.CN (see Basal Ganglia)
CR=Cerebellum,LLC.HT.CR (see Cerebellar Complex)
FrontalCortex=Anterior Lobe,NC.LOBE.ANT
GPe=Globus Pallidus External,FEC.FT.GPE (see Basal Ganglia)
LGN=Lateral Geniculate Nucleus,NSA.FD.LGN
LIP=Lateral Intraparietal Sulcus,NPE.NC.IPS.LIP
RF=Pontine Reticular Formation,HT.RF
Retina=Retinal Nucleus,LPC.FD.RT
SCi=Superior Colliculus,MM.SC (see Reflexes Nuclei of Midbrain Mesencephalon)
SCs=Superior Colliculus,MM.SC (see Reflexes Nuclei of Midbrain Mesencephalon)
SNpr=Substantia Nigra Pars Reticulata Dorsolateral,FEC.FT.SNR.DL
STN=Subthalamic Nucleus,FEC.FD.STN (see Subthalamus Area)
VisualCortex=Occipital Lobe,NC.LOBE.OCC

ACG=Anterior Cingulate Cortex,NC.AL.ACG (see Anterior Cingulate Area)
HC=Hippocampus,FMM.FT.HC (see Hippocampal Formation)
HT.L=Lateral Hypothalamic Area,LAC.FD.HT.LT (see Hypothalamus)
HT.PV=Paraventricular Nucleus,LAC.FD.HT.PV
INS=Insular Cortex,NC.INS
LC=Locus Coeruleus,LMC.HT.LC
MPFC=Orbitofrontal Cortex,NC.AL.OPFC (see Orbitomedial Prefrontal Cortex)
PAG=Periaqueductal Gray Matter,LMC.MM.PAG
PB=Parabrachial Nucleus,LPC.HT.PRF.PB
SOL=Solitary Nucleus,LPC.HL.SOL

PT=Paratenial Nucleus of Thalamus,FAM.FD.TH.PT
PVT=Paraventricular Nucleus of Thalamus,NDM.FD.TH.PV