Vagus nerve structure

Known as: Tenth Cranial Nerves, nerves x, Nerve X, Cranial 
The 10th cranial nerve. The vagus is a mixed nerve which contains somatic afferents (from skin in back of the ear and the external auditory meatus… (More)

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2011
Highly Cited
2011
There is increasing, but largely indirect, evidence pointing to an effect of commensal gut microbiota on the central nervous… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Cytokine-induced sickness behavior was recognized within a few years of the cloning and expression of interferon-alpha, IL-1 and… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) alters both concentrations of neurotransmitters or their metabolites and functional… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Excessive inflammation and tumour-necrosis factor (TNF) synthesis cause morbidity and mortality in diverse human diseases… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND & AIMS Visceral sensory information is transmitted to the brain through the afferent vagus nerve. Ghrelin, a peptide… (More)
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2000
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2000
Vertebrates achieve internal homeostasis during infection or injury by balancing the activities of proinflammatory and anti… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) delivered by the NeuroCybernetic Prosthesis (NCP) System was examined for its potential… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Neuromodulators associated with arousal modulate learning and memory, but most of these substances do not freely enter the brain… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
PURPOSE Although vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) is now marketed throughout most of the world as a treatment for drug-resistant… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The molecules of the collapsin/semaphorin gene family have been thought to play an essential role in axon guidance during… (More)
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