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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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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The issue of emotional feelings to music is the object of a classic debate in music psychology. Emotivists argue that emotions… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
  • J. Welsh
  • Neuroscience
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 6972859
Kinematic and dynamic analyses were employed to study the effects of cerebellar lesions on conditioned and unconditioned… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The contributions of the amygdaloid central nucleus (ACe) to the modulation of the amplitude of the nictitating membrane reflex… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
These experiments were performed to test the hypothesis that a region associated with the trigeminal nuclear complex is… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The purpose of these experiments was to test the hypothesis that a conditioned nictitating membrane reflex can be acquired in… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
  • J. Welsh, J. Harvey
  • The Journal of neuroscience : the official…
  • 1989
  • Corpus ID: 8054954
Unilateral cerebellar lesions abolished the occurrence of ipsilateral conditioned nictitating membrane responses during the 285… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Classical conditioning of the rabbit nictitating membrane response was accomplished by presenting tone- and light-conditioned… Expand
1981
1981
Classical conditioning of the nictitating membrane response of the rabbit was accomplished by presenting tone and light… Expand
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The activity of single neurons recorded from rabbit hippocampus during classical conditioning of the nictitating membrane reflex… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971