Sense Organs

Known as: Sense-organs, Organa sensuum, Organ, Sense 
Specialized organs adapted for the reception of stimuli by the NERVOUS SYSTEM.
National Institutes of Health

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1936-2017
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In a variety of organisms, early neurogenesis requires the function of basic-helix-loop-helix (bHLH) transcription factors. For… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
During metazoan development, cell-fate diversity is brought about, in part, by asymmetric cell divisions. In Drosophila, bristle… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
To learn about the acquisition of neural fate by ectodermal cells, we have analyzed a very early sign of neural commitment in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The Drosophila gene atonal encodes a basic helix-loop-helix protein similar to those encoded by the proneural genes of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The four cells of an external sense organ in the Drosophila peripheral nervous system, the neuron, its sheath cell, and two… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
In the Drosophila peripheral nervous system, proneural genes of the achaete-scute complex (ASC) are required for formation of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Neural precursor cells in Drosophila arise from the ectoderm in the embryo and from imaginal disc epithelia in the larva. In both… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
We have examined the origin of a set of precisely located sense organs in the notum and wing of Drosophila, in transformant flies… (More)
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
In mouse somatosensory cortex there are discrete cytoarchitectonic units, called "barrels." Each barrel is related to one sensory… (More)
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Highly Cited
1953
Highly Cited
1953
THE DISCHARGES carried in the optic nerve fibers contain all the information which the central nervous system receives from the… (More)
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