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Spinal Cord

Known as: Myelons, Spinal Cords, Spinali, Medulla 
A column of nerve tissue that runs from the base of the skull down the back. It is surrounded by three protective membranes, and is enclosed within… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
  • O. Kiehn
  • Annual review of neuroscience
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 10352013
Intrinsic spinal networks, known as central pattern generators (CPGs), control the timing and pattern of the muscle activity… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
  • T. Jessell
  • Nature Reviews Genetics
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 205012382
Neural circuits are assembled with remarkable precision during embryonic development, and the selectivity inherent in their… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Transplantation approaches using cellular bridges, fetal central nervous system cells, fibroblasts expressing neurotrophin-3 (ref… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
For many decades, the inability of lesioned central neurons to regrow was accepted almost as a "law of nature", and on the… Expand
Review
1994
Review
1994
P.M. Rossini (Chairman) (Rome, Baly), A.T. Barker (Sheffield, UK), A. Berardelli (Rome, Italy), M.D. Caramia (Rome, Italy), G… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The guidance of axons to their targets in the developing nervous system is believed to involve diffusible chemotropic factors… Expand
Review
1993
Review
1993
There is considerable evidence to implicate N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor activation in the mechanisms that underly… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a chronic degenerative neurologic disorder characterized by the death of motor… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Excitatory amino acids act via receptor subtypes in the mammalian central nervous system (CNS)1–3. The receptor selectively… Expand
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Acidic amino acids are putative excitatory synaptic transmitters1,2, the ionic mechanism of which is not well understood. Recent… Expand