Pedunculopontine Tegmental Nucleus

SpikeFun 0.82 - Adding Some Brainstem into the Mix...

SpikeFun v0.82 brings support for modeling of brainstem nuclei - in this early phase, only one nuclei is supported (Pedunculopontine Tegmental Nucleus - PPTN). PPTN nuclei was chosen as the first because it sends strongs projections to Thalamus and represents one of the key hubs of the ascending arousal system and, as such, is implicated in core conciousness mechanisms such as awareness. Click on the title to find out more!

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