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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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2019
2019
The primary somatosensory cortex (S1) comprises a number of functionally distinct regions, reflecting the diversity of… Expand
Review
2014
Review
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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Review
2008
Review
2008
Animals detect environmental changes through sensory neural mechanisms that enable them to differentiate the quality, intensity… Expand
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2002
Review
2002
  • J. Potts
  • Clinical and experimental pharmacology…
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 22698116
1. A vast array of peripheral receptors provide the central nervous system (CNS) with sensory signals that coordinate autonomic… Expand
1995
1995
Passive locomotor-like movement induces depression of the gain of a fast conducting spinal sensorimotor path in humans. It was… Expand
1995
1995
We have previously demonstrated increases in serotonin (5-HT) content and immunoreactivity within spinal trigeminal subnucleus… Expand
1993
1993
Human soleus H reflexes are depressed with passive movement of the leg. We investigated the limb segment origin of this… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
  • M. Byers
  • Journal of neurocytology
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 10205796
SummaryNerve growth factor receptor immunoreactivity (NGFR-IR) in sensory nerves and somatosensory receptors of adult rat dental… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Abstract Examples of eight different kinds of somatosensory receptor were identified in the skin of the cat. Somatosensory… Expand