Vasopressin and Oxytocin Localization and Putative Functions in the Brain
In this chapter a description will be given of the widespread occurrence of vasopressin (VP) and oxytocin (OT) neurons in the rodent brain. In addition, an attempt will be made to describe, on the basis of its origin, possible functions of VP and OT in the various parts of the central nervous system (CNS).
KeywordsSuprachiasmatic Nucleus Lateral Septum Stria Terminalis Lordosis Behavior Vasopressin Neuron
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