Muscle structure of pharynx

Known as: Muscular layer of pharynx, Muscle of pharynx, Muscle group of pharynx 
The muscles of the PHARYNX are voluntary muscles arranged in two layers. The external circular layer consists of three constrictors (superior, middle… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Genetic regulatory networks governing skeletal myogenesis in the body are well understood, yet their hierarchical relationships… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Sporadic inclusion body myositis (sIBM) presents with a characteristic clinical phenotype of slow-onset weakness and atrophy… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Mutations in eat-2 and eat-18 cause the same defect in C. elegans feeding behavior: the pharynx is unable to pump rapidly in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Electrophysiology and optical indicators have been used in vertebrate systems to investigate excitable cell firing and calcium… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Residual neuromuscular block caused by vecuronium alters pharyngeal function and impairs airway protection. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Variations in the magnetic field in the human brain caused by the processes of swallowing or speaking are measured. In both… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The pharynx of C. elegans, a model system for neural networks and for membrane excitability, has been chiefly studied by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The pharyngeal muscles of Caenorhabditis elegans are single sarcomere muscles used for feeding. Like vertebrate cardiac and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
1. Previous work has shown that 12 of the 14 types of neurons in the Caenorhabditis elegans pharyngeal nervous system are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Pumpkinseed sunfish (Lepomis gibbosus) typically exhibit a strong ontogenetic diet shift. Small (juvenile) pumpkinseeds feed… (More)
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