Glabrous skin

Known as: Hairless skin 
Skin that is naturally hairless.
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
To document the activity of cutaneous mechanoreceptors in the glabrous skin of the foot sole, tungsten microelectrodes were… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The increasing use of transgenic mice for the study of pain mechanisms necessitates comprehensive understanding of the murine… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Immunohistochemical staining for the glutamate receptor subtypes N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA), kainate, and alpha-amino-3-hydroxy… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Impulses in single tactile units innervating the human glabrous skin were recorded percutaneously from the median nerve using… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
To be successful, precision manipulation of small objects requires a refined coordination of forces excerted on the object by the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Characteristics of primary (within the area of injury) and secondary (outside the area of injury) hyperalgesia were determined… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The human hand and the brain are close partners in two important and closely interconnected functions, i.e. to explore the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The impulse responses to perpendicular sinusoidal skin displacements were recorded from 4 different types of mechanoreceptive… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Impulses were recorded in low threshold mechanoreceptive afferents innervating the glabrous skin area of the human hand by means… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
1. Single unit impulses were recorded with percutaneously inserted tungsten needle electrodes from the median nerve in conscious… (More)
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