Brain Stem

Known as: Brain Stems, Truncus encephali, Truncus Cerebri 
The part of the brain that connects the cerebral hemispheres with the spinal cord. It consists of the mesencephalon, pons, and medulla oblongata… (More)

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2016
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2016
BACKGROUND Aside from idiopathic Parkinson syndrome (Parkinson's disease), there are a number of other, so-called atypical… (More)
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2015
Review
2015
Synaptic transmission via chemical synapses is dynamic, i.e., the strength of postsynaptic responses may change considerably in… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Our ability to have an experience of another's pain is characteristic of empathy. Using functional imaging, we assessed brain… (More)
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2003
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2003
Sporadic Parkinson's disease involves multiple neuronal systems and results from changes developing in a few susceptible types of… (More)
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1995
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1995
Evidence from animal experiments shows that the brain stem is involved in the pathophysiology of migraine. To investigate human… (More)
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1993
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1993
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a degenerative disorder of motor neurons in the cortex, brainstem and spinal cord. Its… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
A potent, synthetic cannabinoid was radiolabeled and used to characterize and precisely localize cannabinoid receptors in slide… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
One method of evaluating the degree of neurologic impairment in MS has been the combination of grades (0 = normal to 5 or 6… (More)
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1977
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1977
A method for assessing pain and analgesia in rats and cats is described. The procedure involves subcutaneous injection of dilute… (More)
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1949
Highly Cited
1949
1. Stimulation of the reticular formation of the brain stem evokes changes in the EEG, consisting of abolition of synchronized… (More)
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