eye blink reflex

Known as: nictitating membrane reflex 
The reflex process in which a mechanical stimulus applied to the eye elicits a response of the eyelid closing. [GOC:dph, PMID:2913208]
National Institutes of Health

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2009
2009
To investigate the association between somatosensory blink reflex (SBR) and peripheral facial palsy (PFP) severity and trigeminal… (More)
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1992
1992
Kinematic and dynamic analyses were employed to study the effects of cerebellar lesions on conditioned and unconditioned… (More)
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1992
1992
Measurements were made of resting potentials, input resistance, and excitability to intracellularly applied, depolarizing current… (More)
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1992
1992
EMGs were recorded from the orbicularis oculi, retractor bulbi and superior rectus muscles in rabbits to investigate the time… (More)
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1991
1991
The contributions of the amygdaloid central nucleus (ACe) to the modulation of the amplitude of the nictitating membrane reflex… (More)
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1990
1990
The purpose of these experiments was to test the hypothesis that a conditioned nictitating membrane reflex can be acquired in… (More)
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1989
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1989
Unilateral cerebellar lesions abolished the occurrence of ipsilateral conditioned nictitating membrane responses during the 285… (More)
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1983
1983
Classical conditioning of the rabbit nictitating membrane response was accomplished by presenting tone- and light-conditioned… (More)
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1981
1981
Classical conditioning of the nictitating membrane response of the rabbit was accomplished by presenting tone and light… (More)
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1978
1978
The activity of single neurons recorded from rabbit hippocampus during classical conditioning of the nictitating membrane reflex… (More)
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