<< There is current controversy regarding the role of prefrontal versus posterior cortices in consciousness. >>
AA << demonstrate that cholinergic stimulation of prefrontal cortex, but not parietal cortical areas, restored wakefulness in rats >>
AA << conclude that cholinergic mechanisms in prefrontal cortex can control the level of consciousness. >>
Dinesh Pal, Jon Dean, et al. Differential role of prefrontal and parietal cortices in controlling level of consciousness. bioRxiv. doi: 10.1101/262360. Feb 8, 2018.