prelimbic

prelimbic

 [pre-lim´bik]
in front of a limbus.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

pre·lim·bic

(prē-lim'bik),
Anterior to the limbus of the fossa ovalis.
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Orexin-1 receptor signalling in the prelimbic cortex and ventral tegmental area regulates cue-induced reinstatement of ethanol-seeking in iP rats.
The output also is modulated by reciprocal connections between the basolateral amygdala and the prelimbic area of the PFC.
The PNN number and intensity were then quantified in the prelimbic PFC (PL-PFC), IL-PFC, and ventral orbitofrontal cortex (OFC).
MG exhibited hypometabolism in the olfactory bulb, insular cortex, orbital cortex, prelimbic cortex, striatum, parietal association cortex, visual cortex, cingulate gyrus, and retrosplenial cortex (Table 2 and Figure 3(a)).
In rodents, PFC can be subdivided into the anterior cingulate (ACC), prelimbic (PL), and infralimbic (IL) cortices, each providing unique pain-modulatory functions.
The field recordings were obtained using borosilicate electrodes (0.5-1 M[ohm]) filled with aCSF and positioned on layer 5-6 of the prelimbic region of the PFC [23].
Nobre, "5-HT1A receptors of the prelimbic cortex mediate the hormonal impact on learned fear expression in high-anxious female rats," Hormones and Behavior, vol.
Guimaraes, "Nitric oxide in the prelimbic medial prefrontal cortex is involved in the anxiogenic-like effect induced by acute restraint stress in rats," Neuroscience, vol.
Different current intensities electrical stimulation of prelimbic cortex of mPFC produces different effects on morphine-induced conditioned place preference in mts.BehavBrB.es.
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