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Structure of superior cervical ganglion

Known as: Superior cervical ganglion, Cervical Ganglion, Superior, Ganglion cervicale superius 
A sympathetic ganglion located approximately at the first and second cervical vertebral levels.
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Sympathetic vasoconstriction of cerebral vessels has been proposed to be a protective mechanism for the brain, limiting cerebral… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
West Nile virus (WNV) is a neurotropic, mosquito-borne flavivirus that can cause lethal meningoencephalitis. Type I interferon… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The p75 neurotrophin receptor regulates neuronal survival, promoting it in some contexts yet activating apoptosis in others. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Extracellular ATP plays a role in nociceptive signalling and sensory regulation of visceral function through ionotropic receptors… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In postnatal tissues, angiogenesis occurs in nontumoral conditions on appropriate stimuli. In the nervous tissue, hypoxia, neural… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
  • M Elias
  • Pain physician
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 2048893
Sympathetic blocks in the cervical and upper thoracic region are commonly used techniques for a variety of diagnostic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is a mitogen for endothelial cells, and it promotes angiogenesis in vivo. Here we… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Members of the BCL2-related family of proteins either promote or repress programmed cell death. BAX, a death-promoting member… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Survival of developing neurons is dependent on access to a limited supply of target-derived neurotrophic factors. NGF is the most… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
We have developed a sensitive assay for the quantification of nerve growth factor mRNA (mRNANGF) in various tissues of the mouse… Expand
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