prepulse inhibition activity

Known as: Prepulse Inhibition, PPI, pre-pulse inhibition 
A neurophysiological phenomenon in which the response to a startling stimulus (pulse) is decreased when a weaker prestimulus (prepulse) precedes it… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
Our 1992 paper, 'The neural substrates of sensorimotor gating of the startle reflex: a review of recent findings and their… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The startle response is comprised of a constellation of reflexes elicited by sudden, relatively intense stimuli. The startle… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The magnitude of the startle eyeblink response is reduced if the startle eliciting stimulus is shortly preceded by… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE Information processing, inhibitory, and gating deficits in human and animal model studies of schizophrenia are… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
 Prepulse inhibition is the phenomenon in which a weak prepulse stimulus suppresses the response to a startling stimulus… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
The corpus striatum serves a critical function in inhibiting involuntary, intrusive movements. Striatal degeneration in… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Neonatal excitotoxic hippocampal damage in the rat results in postpubertal onset of a variety of abnormal behaviors related to… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Prepulse inhibition (PPI) of the startle reflex provides an operational measure of sensorimotor gating. Deficits in PPI are… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Schizophrenic patients exhibit deficits in the prepulse inhibition of startle, an operational measure of the sensorimotor gating… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Prepulse inhibition of acoustic or tactile startle (PPI), a form of sensorimotor gating, occurs when a weak prestimulus precedes… (More)
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