WOROI: 225 - Anterior thalamic nucleusThe anterior nucleus (or group of nuclei) in the thalamus. It is often divided into three smaller areas: anterodorsal, anteroventral, anteromedial. Receives input from the corpus mammillare via the mammillothalamic tract and outputs to the cingulate gyrus accordining to Moos and Møller. Likely connected to the cingulate cortex areas 23-24 (32-29) according to Talairach 1988.
Variation: Anterior nucleus
Variation: Anterior nuclear group
Variation: Nucleus anterior
Variation: Anterior nuclei
External databasesBrainInfo: 285
CoCoMac: AC80-AN BHD91-AN GM-AN O52-AN
ICBM Label: 45