Neurons, Efferent

Known as: Efferent Neurons, Efferent Neuron, Motor Neurons 
A neuron that sends impulses from the central nervous system to skeletal muscles, glands, and visceral organs.
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Aversive olfactory memory is formed in the mushroom bodies in Drosophila melanogaster. Memory retrieval requires mushroom body… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Spinal muscular atrophy is one of the most common inherited forms of neurological disease leading to infant mortality. Patients… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Dominant mutations in superoxide dismutase cause amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a progressive paralytic disease… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a late-onset progressive neurodegenerative disease affecting motor neurons. The etiology of most… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The SOD1 mutant mouse is the most widely used model of human amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). To determine where and when the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Antibodies that block Sonic Hedgehog (SHH) signaling have been used to show that SHH activity is required for the induction of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
SEGMENTATION of the vertebrate hindbrain into rhombomeres is important for the anterior–posterior arrangement of cranial motor… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The dopaminergic input to the frontal cortex has an important role in motor and cognitive functions. These effects are mediated… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The differentiation of floor plate cells and motor neurons can be induced by Sonic hedgehog (SHH), a secreted signaling protein… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
1. The behavioral tractability of the rabbit was exploited and enabled, in the fully awake state, receptive-field analysis of… (More)
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