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visceral afferents to the nucleus of the solitary tract in the rat.
The solitary tract is the first relay in the neurological pathway between taste buds and the brain, and though early research seemed to indicate that its nucleus was a relatively simple relay, the biologists here report on more recent investigations that reveal it as quite complex.
Histamine H3 binding sites in rat brain: Localization in the nucleus of the solitary tract.
The nervus intermedius enters the central nervous system at the pontocerebellar groove lateral to the motor root and synapses with neurons in the upper part of the solitary tract of the medulla oblongata.