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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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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Mechanical Responders Identified Although many cells appear to respond to mechanical stimulation through increased conductance of… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Nociceptive pain results from the detection of intense or noxious stimuli by specialized high-threshold sensory neurons… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Mutations in superoxide dismutase-1 (SOD1) cause a form of the fatal paralytic disorder amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The vanilloid receptor-1 (VR1) is a ligand-gated, non-selective cation channel expressed predominantly by sensory neurons. VR1… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Adult mammalian axon regeneration is generally successful in the peripheral nervous system (PNS) but is dismally poor in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Extracellular ATP is implicated in numerous sensory processes ranging from the response to pain to the regulation of motility in… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Natural products afford a window of opportunity to study important biology. If the natural product is used or abused by human… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
DORSAL root ganglion sensory neurons associated with C-fibres, many of which are activated by tissue-damage, express an unusual… Expand
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Review
1994
Review
1994
  • M. Barbacid
  • Journal of neurobiology
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 39655427
Accumulating evidence indicates that the Trk family of tyrosine protein kinase receptors, Trk (also known as TrkA), TrkB, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
How many types of calcium channels exist in neurones? This question is fundamental to understanding how calcium entry contributes… Expand
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