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The VPL gets input from what and where does it project it to?
Input: Spinotalamic (body)
Projects:Somatosensory Cortex
What are the names of the Association Nuclei?
LP, DM, Pulvina
The Pulvina gets input from what and where does it project it to?
Input: Retina, Superior colliculus, striate cortex, pretectum
Projects: Parietal-temporal-occipital association cortex
How many Association Nuclei (Diffuse Relay) are there?
Three
What are the names of the Specific Relay Nuclei?
MGN, LGN, A/LD, VPL, VPM, VA, & VL
The VA gets input from what and where does it project it to?
Input: Basal Ganglia
Projects PreFrontal; M1, other motor areas
The LGN gets input from what area and where does it project it to?
Input: Retina
Output: Primary visual cortex
The VL gets input from what and where does it project it to?
Input: Cerebellum
What Brain lesions lead to loss of consciousness?
The Mesencephalic Reticular Formation (MRF) and the intralaminar thalamic nuclei (ILN)
The DM gets input from what and where does it project it to?
Input: Amygdala, Hypothalamus
Projects: Prefrontal Association Cortex
The LP gets input from what and where does it project it to?
Input: Superior colliculus
Projects: Parietal Association Cortex
The MGN inputs from what and projects to what
Input: Cochlea
Projection: Primary auditory Cortex
the A/LD gets input from what and where does it project it to?
Input: Limbic Areas
Projects: Cingulate Cortex; Hippocampus
What are some examples of the the inputs of the Midline and Intralaminar and where do they project to?
Input: Hypothalamus and ARAS
Output: Noncortical, sends collaters to cortex.
How many Specific Relay Nuclei are there?
Seven