Posterior root of spinal nerve

Known as: Radix sensoria (Nervus spinalis), Dorsal spinal nerve root, Sensory root of spinal nerve 
The location of the spinal cord where afferent sensory fibers enter the cord, and which, when joined with a ventral root forms a spinal nerve.
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1938-2017
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Mechanical stimuli drive many physiological processes, including touch and pain sensation, hearing, and blood pressure regulation… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The possible involvement of p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase activation in spinal cord and dorsal root ganglion (DRG) cells… (More)
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2000
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2000
The vanilloid receptor-1 (VR1) is a ligand-gated, non-selective cation channel expressed predominantly by sensory neurons. VR1… (More)
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2000
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2000
Adult mammalian axon regeneration is generally successful in the peripheral nervous system (PNS) but is dismally poor in the… (More)
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2000
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2000
Extracellular ATP is implicated in numerous sensory processes ranging from the response to pain to the regulation of motility in… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The molecules of the collapsin/semaphorin gene family have been thought to play an essential role in axon guidance during… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Homologous recombination was utilized to generate mice with a deletion in the coding sequence of the nerve growth factor (NGF… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
How many types of calcium channels exist in neurones? This question is fundamental to understanding how calcium entry contributes… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
A central network of neurones in the spinal cord has been shown to produce a rhythmic motor output similar to locomotion after… (More)
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
1. In anaesthetized and decerebrate cats isometric exercise of the hind limb muscles was elicited by stimulating the spinal… (More)
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