Subsequently, it was shown that the wakefulness-inducing area, the midbrain reticular formation (MRF), excited the REM-OFF and inhibited the REM-ON neurons (204).
Adrenergic and cholinergic modulation of spontaneous and brain stem reticular formation induced desynchronization of the cortical EEG in freely moving behaving cats.
Cholinergic activation of medial pontine reticular formation neurons in vitro.
Single cholinergic mesopontine tegmental neurons project to both the pontine reticular formation and thalamus in the rat.
An inhibitory mechanism in the bulbar reticular formation.
Importance of cholinergic, GABAergic, serotonergic and other neurons in the medial medullary reticular formation for sleep-wake states studied by cytotoxic lesions in the cat.
Immunohistochemical study of choline acetyltransferase-immunoreactive processes and cells innervating the pontomedullary reticular formation in the rat.
State-specific neurons in the pontomedullary reticular formation with special reference to the postural atonia during paradoxical sleep in the cat.
Distribution of cholinergic, GABAergic and sertonergic in the medial medullary reticular formation and their projections studied by cytotoxic lesions in the cat.