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Central Nervous System

Known as: Structures of the central nervous system, Axis, Cerebrospinal, System, Central Nervous 
The main information-processing organs of the nervous system, consisting of the brain, spinal cord, and meninges.
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) represent an apparent pandemic threat to child development with the current CDC data documenting… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Ubiquitin-positive, tau- and α-synuclein–negative inclusions are hallmarks of frontotemporal lobar degeneration with ubiquitin… Expand
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2006
Review
2006
  • Louis F Reichardt
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B…
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 16134689
Neurotrophins are a family of closely related proteins that were identified initially as survival factors for sensory and… Expand
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2005
Review
2005
Forty years since the initial discovery of neurogenesis in the postnatal rat hippocampus, investigators have now firmly… Expand
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2002
Review
2002
Gamma-aminobutyrate (GABA) is a major inhibitory neurotransmitter in the adult mammalian brain. GABA is also considered to be a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Immunohistochemical distribution of cannabinoid receptors in the adult rat brain was studied using specific purified antibodies… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
It is widely accepted that the adult mammalian central nervous system (CNS) is unable to regenerate axons. In addition to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Previous studies of short-term plasticity in central nervous systems synapses have largely focused on average synaptic properties… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
ALL-trans retinoic acid (RA) is well known as a biologically active form of vitamin A and a teratogen1-8. The identification of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The protein tracer, horseradish peroxidase (HRP), was infused into the lateral cerebral ventricles or subarachnoid space of… Expand
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