PINWHEEL

Known as: pinwheels 
A pinwheel is a device with sharp points on a rotating wheel used for testing pain sensation.
National Institutes of Health

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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Neural stem cells (NSCs, B1 cells) are retained in the walls of the adult lateral ventricles but, unlike embryonic NSCs, are… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
In the visual cortex of higher mammals, neurons are arranged across the cortical surface in an orderly map of preferred stimulus… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Cortical areas are generally assumed to be uniform in their capacity for adaptive changes or plasticity. Here we demonstrate… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Neurons in the primary visual cortex (V1) respond preferentially to stimuli with distinct orientations and spatial frequencies… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Neurons in the visual cortex respond preferentially to edge-like stimuli of a particular orientation. It is a long-standing… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
In primary visual cortex of higher mammals neurons are grouped according to their orientation preference, forming "pinwheels… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
In the primary visual cortex of monkey and cat, ocular dominance and orientation are represented continuously and simultaneously… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
In this study we used optical imaging based on activity-dependent intrinsic signals to determine the distribution of cells… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The relationships between cytochrome oxidase blobs, ocular-dominance columns, and iso-orientation domains, subsystems underlying… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
THE mammalian cortex is organized in a columnar fashion: neurons lying below each other from the pia to the white matter usually… (More)
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