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Spinal cord posterior horn

Known as: Dorsal Horn of the Spinal Cord 
The posterior column of gray matter extending the length of the spinal cord.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2015
Review
2015
Chronic pain, both inflammatory and neuropathic, is a debilitating condition in which the pain experience persists after the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Neuropathic pain that occurs after peripheral nerve injury depends on the hyperexcitability of neurons in the dorsal horn of the… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Synaptic plasticity is fundamental to many neurobiological functions, including memory and pain. Central sensitization refers to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Modern pain-control theory predicts that a loss of inhibition (disinhibition) in the dorsal horn of the spinal cord is a crucial… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The peptide neurotransmitter substance P modulates sensitivity to pain by activating the neurokinin-1 (NK-1) receptor, which is… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
  • C. Stein
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 44294359
Pain can be effectively diminished by various endogenous mechanisms within the central nervous system. One region where these… Expand
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Review
1992
Review
1992
&NA; The formalin test for nociception, which is predominantly used with rats and mice, involves moderate, continuous pain… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A potent, synthetic cannabinoid was radiolabeled and used to characterize and precisely localize cannabinoid receptors in slide… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The distribution of cells that express mRNA encoding the androgen (AR) and estrogen (ER) receptors was examined in adult male and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
It has been suggested that the proto-oncogenes c-fos and c-myc participate in the control of genetic events which lead to the… Expand
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