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Additionally, it is important to note that the projection between the PVT and SCN is reciprocal, raising the possibility that the PVT is part of a group of regions responsible for distributing temporal information arising in the SCN. The SCN also has reciprocal connections with the lateral septum (LS). Retrograde studies indicate that the afferents arise from a restricted subfield in the ventrolateral LS, which Risold and Swanson54 have shown to be part of a topographically organized disynaptic circuit between the hypothalamus and hippocampal formation.

Efferent projections of the SCN terminate in a restricted set of structures that are largely confined to the diencephalon, particularly the hypothalamus. 8. A subset of SCN efferents act monosynaptically to provide temporal cues to hypothalamic neurons involved in neuroendocrine regulation. 9. SCN efferent targets such as the subparaventricular zone act as “relay centers” responsible for distribution of processed temporal information. The above features emphasize the dynamic responsiveness and adaptability that characterize the circadian timing system.

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