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Sensory Properties of Citric Acid: Psychophysical Evidence for Sensitization, Self-desensitization, Cross-desensitization and Cross-stimulus-induced Recovery Following Capsaicin

J.-M. Dessirier, M. O’Mahony, M. Iodi-Carstens and E. Carstens.

in Chemical Senses

December 2000; p ublished online December 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular and Cell Biology. 9414 words.

In a first experiment, human subjects used a bipolar scale to rate the irritant sensation elicited by 10 sequentially repeated applications of either 3 ppm capsaicin or 250 mM citric acid on...

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Successful Desensitization to Enfuvirtide after a Hypersensitivity Reaction in an HIV-1-Infected Man

Joseph A. DeSimone, Ambrish Ojha, Rolee Pathak and John Cohn.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

November 2004; p ublished online November 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 1627 words.

We report a case of successful, rapid desensitization to enfuvirtide after a hypersensitivity reaction in a man with highly drug-resistant human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection. The...

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Time Course of Self-Desensitization of Oral Irritation by Nicotine and Capsaicin

E. Carstens, Kelly C. Albin, Christopher T. Simons and Mirela Iodi Carstens.

in Chemical Senses

November 2007; p ublished online July 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular and Cell Biology. 2800 words.

Nicotine contacting mucous membranes elicits irritation that decreases with repeated exposures (self-desensitization). We investigated the time course of nicotine self-desensitization and...

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Phorbol Ester, but Not Endotoxin, Desensitizes Mannan-Induced Glycogenolysis in the Perfused Rat Liver

Kazuhiro Kimura, Miyuki Hamada, Mitsuaki Moriyama, Yukiko Kannan, Masakazu Shiota, Keisuke Sakurada, Manabu Musashi and Tsukasa Sugano.

in The Journal of Biochemistry

September 1996; p ublished online September 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 0 words.

Mannan, a ligand for the mannose/N-acetylglucosamine (GlcNAc) receptor, induces suppression of oxygen consumption and increases glucose production in the perfused rat liver, and repeated...

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Oral Irritant Properties of Piperine and Nicotine: Psychophysical Evidence for Asymmetrical Desensitization Effects

Jean-Marc Dessirier, Nancy Nguyen, Jean-Marc Sieffermann, E. Carstens and Michael O’Mahony.

in Chemical Senses

August 1999; p ublished online August 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular and Cell Biology. 5623 words.

Using a bipolar rating scale, human subjects rated the intensity of irritation sensation evoked by repeated application of piperine (75 p.p.m.) or nicotine (0.12%) to one side of the...

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The Oral Sensation of Carbonated Water: Cross-desensitization by Capsaicin and Potentiation by Amiloride

J.-M. Dessirier, C.T. Simons, M. O’Mahony and E. Carstens.

in Chemical Senses

July 2001; p ublished online July 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular and Cell Biology. 3294 words.

The oral sensation elicited by carbonated water is reduced by capsaicin and by blockers of carbonic anhydrase. We have investigated the temporal profile of this sensation and its...

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Short term pituitary desensitization: effects of different doses of the gonadotrophin-releasing hormone agonist triptorelin

F.J. Broekmans, P.G.A. Hompes, C.B. Lambalk, E. Schoute, A. Broeders and J. Schoemaker.

in Human Reproduction

January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 0 words.

Gonadotrophin-releasing hormone agonists (GnRHa) are used to prevent inadequate luteinizing hormone (LH) surges during ovarian stimulation in in-vitro fertilization (IVF). Dose studies for...

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The effect of pituitary desensitization on ovarian volume measurements prior to in-vitro fertilization

Fady I. Sharara, Joanne Lim and Howard D. McClamrock.

in Human Reproduction

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 1697 words.

The measurement of ovarian volume has been recently shown to predict follicular response in in-vitro fertilization (IVF), specifically a lower number of retrieved oocytes with decreasing...

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Successful desensitization protocol for hypersensitivity reaction probably caused by dabrafenib in a patient with metastatic melanoma

Gil Bar-Sela, Mahmoud Abu-Amna, Salim Hadad, Nissim Haim and Eduardo Shahar.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

September 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 1781 words.

Vemurafenib and dabrafenib are both orally bioavailable small molecule agents that block mitogen activated protein kinase signalling in patients with melanoma and BRAFV600E mutation....

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Desensitization of Human Muscarinic Acetylcholine Receptor m2 Subtypes Is Caused by Their Sequestration/Internalization

Hirofumi Tsuga, Kimihiko Kameyama and Tatsuya Haga.

in The Journal of Biochemistry

October 1998; p ublished online October 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 0 words.

Desensitization of human muscarinic acetylcholine receptor m2 subtypes (hm2 receptors) stably expressed in chinese hamster ovary cells was measured as decreases in the...

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Sensitization and Desensitization to Allyl Isothiocyanate (Mustard Oil) in the Nasal Cavity

Gerard Brand and Laurence Jacquot.

in Chemical Senses

September 2002; p ublished online September 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular and Cell Biology. 4384 words.

The aim of this study was to investigate the response, acute effects and time-course of sensitization and desensitization to allyl isothiocyanate (mustard oil) nasal stimuli in healthy...

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Effect of pituitary desensitization on the early growing follicular cohort estimated using anti-Mullerian hormone

K. Jayaprakasan, B.K. Campbell, J.F. Hopkisson, J.S. Clewes, I.R. Johnson and N.J. Raine-Fenning.

in Human Reproduction

November 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 5499 words.

BACKGROUND

This study evaluated the effect of pituitary desensitization on the early growing follicle population through assessment of serum anti-Mullerian...

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Heterologous desensitization of cardiac β-adrenergic signal via hormone-induced βAR/arrestin/PDE4 complexes

Qian Shi, Minghui Li, Delphine Mika, Qin Fu, Sungjin Kim, Jason Phan, Ao Shen, Gregoire Vandecasteele and Yang K. Xiang.

in Cardiovascular Research

May 2017; p ublished online February 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 9299 words.

Aims

Cardiac β-adrenergic receptor (βAR) signalling is susceptible to heterologous desensitization by different neurohormonal stimuli in clinical...

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systematic desensitization n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 100 words.

A technique of behaviour therapy, developed in the 1950s by the South African-born US psychiatrist Joseph Wolpe (1915–97)

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in vivo desensitization

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 7 words.

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in vivo desensitization

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 6 words.

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systematic desensitization n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 100 words.

A technique of *behaviour therapy, developed in the 1950s by the South African-born US psychiatrist Joseph Wolpe (1915–97

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de-sensitization

John Scott and Gordon Marshall.

in A Dictionary of Sociology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sociology. 3 words.

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Effectiveness of Nicotinic Agonists as Desensitizers at Presynaptic α4β2- and α4α5β2-Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors

Charles R. Wageman, Michael J. Marks and Sharon R. Grady.

in Nicotine and Tobacco Research

March 2014; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 5387 words.

Introduction:

Nicotine interacts with nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChRs) and modifies neuronal functions. The net result of nicotine exposure is...

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Oral Irritant Effects of Nicotine: Psychophysical Evidence for Decreased Sensation Following Repeated Application and Lack of Cross-desensitization to Capsaicin

J.-M. Dessirier, M. O'Mahony and E. Carstens.

in Chemical Senses

October 1997; p ublished online October 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular and Cell Biology. 0 words.

Psychophysical methods were used to assess changes in the intensity of irritant sensations elicited by repeated application of capsaicin and nicotine delivered unilaterally to the tongue of...

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