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activation system

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Body systems, such as the sensory system, memory, and perception, which effect activation

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activation system

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Body systems, such as the sensory system, memory, and perception, which effect activation

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activation system

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 15 words.

Body systems, such as the sensory system, memory, and perception, which effect activation

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reticular activating system <i>n.</i>

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 15 words.

An abbreviated name for the ascending reticular activating system. RAS abbrev.

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reticular activating system <i>n.</i>

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 15 words.

An abbreviated name for the *ascending reticular activating system. RAS abbrev.

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ascending reticular activating system

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

The ascending fibres of the reticular formation in the brainstem, defined functionally rather than anatomically according to their control of the level of physiological arousal or...

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reticular activating system

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

One of two parts of the reticular formation in the brain-stem that maintains an alert state in the cerebral cortex and is concerned with arousal. The reticular activating system filters out...

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Motor system activation after subcortical stroke depends on corticospinal system integrity

Nick S. Ward, Jennifer M. Newton, Orlando B. C. Swayne, Lucy Lee, Alan J. Thompson, Richard J. Greenwood, John C. Rothwell and Richard S. J. Frackowiak.

in Brain

March 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 7441 words.

Movement-related brain activation patterns after subcortical stroke are characterized by relative overactivations in cortical motor areas compared with controls. In patients able to perform...

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Behavioral activation system modulation on brain activation during appetitive and aversive stimulus processing

Alfonso Barrós-Loscertales, Noelia Ventura-Campos, Ana Sanjuán-Tomás, Vicente Belloch, Maria-Antònia Parcet and César Ávila.

in Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience

March 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cognition and Behavioural Neuroscience. 6445 words.

The reinforcement sensitivity theory (RST) proposed the behavioral activation system (BAS) as a neurobehavioral system that is dependent on dopamine-irrigated structures and that mediates...

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Signalling via stress-activated mitogen-activated protein kinases in the cardiovascular system

Marie A. Bogoyevitch.

in Cardiovascular Research

March 2000; p ublished online March 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 13112 words.

Abstract

A number of physiological, pharmacological and pathological stimuli initiate cardiac hypertrophy. The intracellular signalling events activated by...

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Kallikrein-Kinin System Activation in Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome

Shiranee Sriskandan and Jonathan Cohen.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

June 2000; p ublished online June 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 986 words.

A retrospective analysis of 7 patients with streptococcal toxic shock revealed isolated prolongation of the activated partial thromboplastin time, which returned to normal during recovery....

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SY38-1SENSITIZED BRAIN REWARD SYSTEMS ACTIVATION IN OBESITY

A. Verdejo-Garcia, J. Verdejo-Roman and C. Soriano-Mas.

in Alcohol and Alcoholism

September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

Introduction. Neuroscience evidence suggests that, similar to addiction, obesity involves neuroplasticity of brain reward systems. We aimed at examining whether individuals...

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Maternal Immune Activation Disrupts Dopamine System in the Offspring

Antonio Luchicchi, Salvatore Lecca, Miriam Melis, Marta De Felice, Francesca Cadeddu, Roberto Frau, Anna Lisa Muntoni, Paola Fadda, Paola Devoto and Marco Pistis.

in International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology

P ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Neurology; Psychiatry; Neuroscience. 7116 words.

Background:

In utero exposure to maternal viral infections is associated with a higher incidence of psychiatric disorders with a supposed neurodevelopmental...

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The microbiology of biological phosphorus removal in activated sludge systems

Robert J. Seviour, Takashi Mino and Motoharu Onuki.

in FEMS Microbiology Reviews

April 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 21804 words.

Abstract

Activated sludge systems are designed and operated globally to remove phosphorus microbiologically, a process called enhanced biological phosphorus...

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Arterial expression of the plasminogen activator system early after cardiac transplantation

Michael R Garvin, Marino Labinaz, Klaus Pels, Virginia M Walley, Henry F Mizgala and Edward R O'Brien.

in Cardiovascular Research

August 1997; p ublished online August 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 4942 words.

Abstract

Objectives: Recent studies suggest that alterations in tissue thrombolysis as well as the inward migration of cells may be specific...

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F39. MATERNAL IMMUNE ACTIVATION MODELS: MIND YOUR CAGING SYSTEMS!

Flavia Müller, Ulrike Weber-Stadlbauer and Urs Meyer.

in Schizophrenia Bulletin

April 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 0 words.

Abstract

Background

Rodent models of maternal immune activation (MIA) are increasingly used as experimental tools...

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Activation of Protein Phosphatase 2A by the Fe<sup>2+</sup>/Ascorbate System

Jau-Song Yu.

in The Journal of Biochemistry

July 1998; p ublished online July 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 0 words.

Freshly isolated protein phosphatase 2A (PP2A) was highly active as to the dephosphorylation of protein substrates, but lost most of its spontaneous activity on prolonged storage, and was...

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Endothelial Cell Injury and Coagulation System Activation during Synergistic Hepatotoxicity from Monocrotaline and Bacterial Lipopolysaccharide Coexposure

Steven B. Yee, Umesh M. Hanumegowda, Bryan L. Copple, Masabumi Shibuya, Patricia E. Ganey and Robert A. Roth.

in Toxicological Sciences

July 2003; p ublished online July 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Toxicology; Toxicology (Non-medical). 9092 words.

A small, noninjurious dose of bacterial lipopolysaccharide (LPS; 7.4 × 106 EU/kg) administered 4 h after a small, nontoxic dose of monocrotaline (MCT; 100 mg/kg) produces synergistic...

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A bistable hysteretic switch in an activator–repressor regulated restriction–modification system

Kristen Williams, Michael A. Savageau and Robert M. Blumenthal.

in Nucleic Acids Research

July 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 7649 words.

Restriction–modification (RM) systems are extremely widespread among bacteria and archaea, and are often specified by mobile genetic elements. In type II RM systems, where the restriction...

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Role of activated endocannabinoid system in regulation of cellular cholesterol metabolism in macrophages

Li-sheng Jiang, Jun Pu, Zhi-hua Han, Liu-hua Hu and Ben He.

in Cardiovascular Research

March 2009; p ublished online December 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 5100 words.

Aims

Evidence from recent studies suggests that the endocannabinoid system participates in the regulation of lipid metabolism and body composition. We...

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Association of Sex Work With Reduced Activation of the Mucosal Immune System

Julie Lajoie, Makubo Kimani, Francis A. Plummer, Francis Nyamiobo, Rupert Kaul, Joshua Kimani and Keith R. Fowke.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

July 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4649 words.

Background.  Unprotected intercourse and seminal discharge are powerful activators of the mucosal immune system and are important risk factors for...

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