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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1203439
Description: Microglia, commonly known as the tissue resident macrophages of the central nervous system (CNS), are ubiquitously expressed in the CNS. Microglia, in their resting, or surveilling, stage, play a crit ... More
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Date: 2016
Subject Keyword: CVLM | RVLM | microglia | blood pressure | sympathetic
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1183592
Description: Microglia are present throughout the central nervous system (CNS) and express receptors for every known neurotransmitter. During inflammation, microglia change into a state that either promotes remova ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1203411
Description: Seizure-induced cardiorespiratory autonomic dysfunction is a major cause of sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP), and the underlying mechanism is unclear. Seizures lead to increased synthesis, ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1213937
Description: Microglia are ubiquitously distributed throughout the central nervous system (CNS) and play a critical role in the maintenance of neuronal homeostasis. Recent advances have shown that microglia, never ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2016
Subject Keyword: glutamate | microglia | PACAP | rat | seizure | sympathetic
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1107067
Description: Cardiovascular autonomic dysfunction in seizure is a major cause of sudden unexpected death in epilepsy. The catecholaminergic neurons in the rostral ventrolateral medulla (RVLM) maintain sympathetic ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/353072
Description: Seizures are accompanied by cardiovascular changes that are a major cause of sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP). Seizures activate inflammatory responses in the cardiovascular nuclei of the m ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1062093
Description: For the first time the efficiency of gene knockdown of the pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide (PACAP) receptor 1 (PAC1R) is demonstrated by employing gold nanocomplexes. This gene knoc ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/356364
Description: Background: The explosion in the use of genetically modified mouse strains to investigate function in biology has an enormous potential to expand on pharmacological studies traditionally conducted in ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/325457
Description: Neuronal stimulation by light is a novel approach in the emerging field of optogenetics, where genetic engineering is used to introduce light-activated channels. However, light is also capable of stim ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/276487
Description: Many laboratories around the world use baroreceptor denervation in their investigations of the cardiovascular system. The most common method, performed in the rat, is a permanent denervation where the ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/198506
Description: Background and purpose: Pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide (PACAP) is an excitatory neuropeptide with central and peripheral cardiovascular actions. Intrathecal PACAP increases splanch ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/135452
Description: The rostral ventrolateral medulla contains presympathetic neurons that project monosynaptically to sympathetic preganglionic neurons (SPN) in the spinal cord and are essential for the tonic and reflex ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/140653
Description: The rostral ventrolateral medulla differentially regulates sympathetic output to different vascular beds, possibly through the release of various neurotransmitters and peptides that may include pituit ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/118148
Description: Pituitary adenylate cyclase activating polypeptide (PACAP) plays a role in almost every biological process from reproduction to hippocampal function. One area where a role for PACAP is not clearly del ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2009
Subject Keyword: 111600 Medical Physiology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/180323
Description: Controversy surrounds the respiratory responses to baroreceptor activation. Although many reflexes that effect respiration (e.g. chemoreflexes and nociceptive reflexes) frequently affect cardiovascula ... More
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