Nobuo Okada

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In order to examine the possible trophic, nontransmitter role of monoaminergic fibers in the adult CNS, synaptic structures were examined in different laminae of the somatosensory cortex of the rat following a p-chlorophenylalanine (PCPA)-induced decrease of monoamine. Synaptic densities were reduced in a dose-dependent fashion by 30-50% in the target area(More)
A case of gastric carcinoma associated with dermatomyositis is reported. Total gastrectomy was performed and subsequently excision of hepatic metastasis. Although the cause-effect relationship between dermatomyositis and internal malignancy remains controversial, the obvious dependence of the clinical course of dermatomyositis on that of the gastric(More)
The effect of conditioning stimulation of the internal capsule on nociceptive neurones in the rat diencephalon was investigated. The animals were anaesthetised with N(2)O/O(2) (2:1) and 0.5% halothane, and immobilised with pancuronium bromide. Nociceptive neurones responding to noxious stimulation of the face and oral structures were recorded in the ventral(More)
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