Trigeminovascular stimulation in conscious rats.


Intracisternal infusion of capsaicin was used to induce intracranial trigeminovascular stimulation in conscious rats. Both behaviour and trigeminal nucleus caudalis c-fos expression were examined. Exploratory behaviour was dose-dependently reduced and different types of behaviours were induced with various doses of capsaicin. Head grooming and scratching… (More)


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@article{Kemper1997TrigeminovascularSI, title={Trigeminovascular stimulation in conscious rats.}, author={Ralf Kemper and Willem J Meijler and Gert J. ter Horst}, journal={Neuroreport}, year={1997}, volume={8 5}, pages={1123-6} }