Touch sensation

Known as: Tactile Senses, sensation tactile, Sense, Tactile 
The series of events required for an organism to receive a touch stimulus, convert it to a molecular signal, and recognize and characterize the… (More)
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
The sense of touch provides critical information about our physical environment by transforming mechanical energy into electrical… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Touch sensation is essential for behaviours ranging from environmental exploration to social interaction; however, the underlying… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Touch and mechanical pain are first detected at our largest sensory surface, the skin. The cell bodies of sensory neurons that… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
In this study, we describe a new form of synaesthesia in which visual perception of touch elicits conscious tactile experiences… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Subjects perceived touch sensations as arising from a table (or a rubber hand) when both the table (or the rubber hand) and their… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
When the apparent visual location of a body part conflicts with its veridical location, vision can dominate proprioception and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
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Recordings from single peripheral nerve fibres made it possible to analyse the functional properties of tactile afferent units… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
As a first step towards a perceptual user interface, a computer vision color tracking algorithm is developed and applied towards… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
To explore issues of developmental structure, physical embodiment, integration of multiple sensory and motor systems, and social… (More)
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1962
Highly Cited
1962
ed by solid geometry (slant, curvature, edge, corner) did not seem any more complex to introspection than the solely visible… (More)
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