Innervation of the posterior fossa dura of the cat

  title={Innervation of the posterior fossa dura of the cat},
  author={Jeffrey Thomas Keller and Mary Saunders and Altay Beduk and James G. Jollis},
  journal={Brain Research Bulletin},
This study was designed to identify the location of neurons giving rise to fibers innervating the posterior fossa dura in the cat using horseradish peroxidase (HRP, Sigma, Type VI). Investigations since the 19th century have implicated innervation by cranial nerves V, VII, IX, X and XII and the upper cervical nerves, C1-3. The meninges of the posterior fossa of 14 cats was exposed using one of three surgical approaches: (1) a suboccipital craniectomy and C1 laminectomy, (2) a parieto-occipital… CONTINUE READING


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