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pedunculopontine

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  • adj. Relating to the peduncle and pons of the brain

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Examples

  • During REM sleep the body is in a paralyzed state due to neuron firing from the pedunculopontine and laterodorsal tagmental nuclei, which causes cortical activation, vivid dreams, and total loss of muscle tone in the body (Saper).

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