Table 1

PVH injections

RegionTotal FosTotal CTbDouble-labeled (Fos + CTb)% Doubled-labeled (Fos + CTb/Total CTb)
dmVMH88.3 ± 12.3119.6 ± 11.67.7 ± 1.96.7 ± 2.0
cDMH197.3 ± 2.0*142.0 ± 33.175.3 ± 17.8*53.3 ± 2.8*
  • Values represent estimates of mean counts of cells ± SEM. Data were analyzed by ANOVA and differences between groups by ANOVA and Scheffe F-test. AHA, anterior hypothalamic area; cDMH, caudal dorsomedial hypothalamic nucleus; dmVMH, dorsomedial division of the ventromedial hypothalamic nucleus; PVH, paraventricular hypothalamic nucleus. 

  • *P < 0.05 compared to VMH. n = 3.