Spinal vs supraspinal actions of morphine on cat spinal cord multireceptive neurons.

@article{Soja1983SpinalVS,
  title={Spinal vs supraspinal actions of morphine on cat spinal cord multireceptive neurons.},
  author={Peter J. Soja and Jenny Sinclair},
  journal={Brain research},
  year={1983},
  volume={273 1},
  pages={1-7}
}
To examine whether morphine elicits a supraspinal mediated spinal inhibition of nociceptive transmission, several investigators have compared the effects of morphine on nociceptive transmission in animals with the spinal cord intact vs transected or cold-blocked. The results have been conflicting, possibly due to different methods of analysis. For example… CONTINUE READING