Subcortical effects of transcranial direct current stimulation in the rat

@article{Bolzoni2013SubcorticalEO,
  title={Subcortical effects of transcranial direct current stimulation in the rat},
  author={Francesco Bolzoni and Marcin Bączyk and Elzbieta Jankowska},
  journal={The Journal of Physiology},
  year={2013},
  volume={591}
}
•  Previously demonstrated facilitation of activation of subcortical neurons by transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) in acute experiments on deeply anaesthetized animals was fairly weak. It resulted in only small increases in the amplitude and in a slight shortening of latencies of subcortically initiated descending volleys. •  Here we show that despite weak effects on descending volleys, EMG responses evoked in neck muscles by reticulospinal and rubrospinal neurons in deeply… 
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