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Thermoreceptors

Known as: Thermoreceptor, receptors temperature, temperature receptor 
Cellular receptors which mediate the sense of temperature. Thermoreceptors in vertebrates are mostly located under the skin. In mammals there are… Expand
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2014
2014
Dry eye disease (DED) is a multifactorial disorder affecting the composition and volume of tears. DED causes ocular surface… Expand
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2011
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2011
Supported by the Spanish MICINN (Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovacion): projects BFU2008-04425 (CB) and SAF2008-00529 (JG), and by… Expand
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Cold hypersensitivity is the hallmark of oxaliplatin-induced neuropathy, which develops in nearly all patients under this… Expand
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Basal tearing is crucial to maintaining ocular surface wetness. Corneal cold thermoreceptors sense small oscillations in ambient… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Cold is detected by a small subpopulation of peripheral thermoreceptors. TRPM8, a cloned menthol- and cold-sensitive ion channel… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Sensations of cold are mediated by specific thermoreceptor nerve endings excited by low temperature and menthol. Here we identify… Expand
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2000
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2000
  • Jack A. Boulant
  • Clinical infectious diseases : an official…
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  • Corpus ID: 18360699
Lesion and thermal stimulation studies suggest that temperature regulation is controlled by a hierarchy of neural structures… Expand
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Peripheral and central thermoreceptors are involved in sensing ambient and body temperature, respectively. Specialized cold and… Expand
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1969
Highly Cited
1969
1. Cutaneous thermoreceptors were examined electrophysiologically in primates (monkey, baboon) and in sub-primates (dog and rat… Expand
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1951
Highly Cited
1951
Summary. The discharge of specific cold and warm fibres in the lingual nerve of the cat has been studied in response to the… Expand
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