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.
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The dorsal horn of the spinal cord is the location of the first synapse in pain pathways, and as such, offers a very powerful… (More)
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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… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Synaptic plasticity is fundamental to many neurobiological functions, including memory and pain. Central sensitization refers to… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
To clarify whether inhibitory transmission in the superficial dorsal horn of the spinal cord is reduced after peripheral nerve… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The increase in pain sensitivity that follows injury is regulated by superficially located projection neurons in the dorsal horn… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
The formalin test for nociception, which is predominantly used with rats and mice, involves moderate, continuous pain generated… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Review
1986
Review
1986
Due to the combination of multidisciplinary studies, the last fifteen years have seen a major step forward in our knowledge of… (More)
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