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Chemical excitation and sensitization in nociceptors

Kress Michaela and Reeh Peter W.

in Neurobiology of Nociceptors

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198523345
eISBN:
9780191724527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198523345.003.0011
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

From early psychophysical studies a variety of exogenous and endogenous substances have been found to induce pain and hyperalgesia, that is, to be algogenic. To study the underlying mechanisms ... More


The importance of NMDA receptors in the processing of spinal primary afferent input

R. H. EVANS

in The NMDA Receptor

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780192625021
eISBN:
9780191724701
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192625021.003.0011
Subject:
Neuroscience, Molecular and Cellular Systems

This chapter covers the following aspects which are relevant to the role of N-methyl-d-aspartate (NMDA) receptors in spinal neurotransmission: the involvement of NMDA receptors and the co-agonist ... More


Functional properties of human cutaneous nociceptors and their role in pain and hyperalgesia

TorebjÖrk H.E., Schmelz M., and Handwerker H.O.

in Neurobiology of Nociceptors

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198523345
eISBN:
9780191724527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198523345.003.0014
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

The study of peripheral mechanisms of pain was greatly advanced by the technique of microneurography. This technique not only makes possible experiments on human volunteers instead of on guinea-pigs, ... More


Properties of Vestibulo-ocular and/or Vestibulocollic Neurons in the Cat

Yoshio Uchino and Naoki Isu

in The Head-Neck Sensory Motor System

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195068207
eISBN:
9780199847198
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195068207.003.0042
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

The vestibulo-ocular reflexes help to stabilize the visual image on the retina, and the vestibulocollic (vestibular neck) reflexes play a role in restoring the head position in space during head ... More


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