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Somatosensory Receptor

Nerve endings encased in connective tissue capsules with myelinated or unmyelinated axons.
National Institutes of Health

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2015
2015
Purpose: From the perspective of neuroscience, acupuncture-induced sensation is not only coming from the bottom-up modulation of… Expand
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2014
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2014
The word somatosensation comes from joining the Greek word for body (soma) with a word for perception (sensation). Somatosensory… Expand
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2011
2011
A fundamental problem in studying population codes is how to compare population activity patterns. Population activity patterns… Expand
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2008
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2008
Animals detect environmental changes through sensory neural mechanisms that enable them to differentiate the quality, intensity… Expand
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2002
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2002
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1. A vast array of peripheral receptors provide the central nervous system (CNS) with sensory signals that coordinate autonomic… Expand
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1995
1995
Passive locomotor-like movement induces depression of the gain of a fast conducting spinal sensorimotor path in humans. It was… Expand
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1995
1995
We have previously demonstrated increases in serotonin (5-HT) content and immunoreactivity within spinal trigeminal subnucleus… Expand
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1993
1993
Human soleus H reflexes are depressed with passive movement of the leg. We investigated the limb segment origin of this… Expand
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1990
1990
SummaryNerve growth factor receptor immunoreactivity (NGFR-IR) in sensory nerves and somatosensory receptors of adult rat dental… Expand
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1981
1981
Abstract Examples of eight different kinds of somatosensory receptor were identified in the skin of the cat. Somatosensory… Expand
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