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Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

adj. possessing the ability to respond to a stimulus. The cells of the retina, for example, are sensitive to the stimulus of light and respond by sending nerve impulses to the...

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Cortisol fluctuations relate to interictal epileptiform discharges in stress sensitive epilepsy

Jolien S. van Campen, E. Lorraine Hompe, Floor E. Jansen, Demetrios N. Velis, Willem M. Otte, Fia van de Berg, Kees P. J. Braun, Gerhard H. Visser, Josemir W. Sander, Marian Joels and Maeike Zijlmans.

in Brain

June 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuropathology; Disorders of the Nervous System; Sleep Medicine. 4093 words.

People with epilepsy often report seizures precipitated by stress. This is believed to be due to effects of stress hormones, such as cortisol, on neuronal excitability. Cortisol, regardless...

Variably protease-sensitive prionopathy in the UK: a retrospective review 1991–2008

Mark W. Head, Helen M. Yull, Diane L. Ritchie, Jan P. Langeveld, Nicholas A. Fletcher, Richard S. Knight and James W. Ironside.

in Brain

April 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 8912 words.

Variably protease-sensitive prionopathy is a newly described human prion disease of unknown aetiology lying out with the hitherto recognized phenotypic spectrum of Creutzfeldt–Jakob...

Dural and pial pain-sensitive structures in humans: new inputs from awake craniotomies

Denys Fontaine, Fabien Almairac, Serena Santucci, Charlotte Fernandez, Radhouane Dallel, Johan Pallud and Michel Lanteri-Minet.

in Brain

April 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuropathology; Disorders of the Nervous System; Pain Medicine. 3753 words.

Abstract

Our knowledge on intracranial pain-sensitive structures in humans comes essentially from observations during neurosurgical procedures performed in...

A network of occipito‐temporal face‐sensitive areas besides the right middle fusiform gyrus is necessary for normal face processing

Bruno Rossion, Roberto Caldara, Mohamed Seghier, Anne‐Marie Schuller, Francois Lazeyras and Eugene Mayer.

in Brain

November 2003; p ublished online November 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 8989 words.

Neuroimaging studies have identified at least two bilateral areas of the visual extrastriate cortex that respond more to pictures of faces than objects in normal human subjects in the middle...

Genotype-specific patterns of atrophy progression are more sensitive than clinical decline in SCA1, SCA3 and SCA6

Kathrin Reetz, Ana S. Costa, Shahram Mirzazade, Anna Lehmann, Agnes Juzek, Maria Rakowicz, Romana Boguslawska, Ludger Schöls, Christoph Linnemann, Caterina Mariotti, Marina Grisoli, Alexandra Dürr, Bart P. van de Warrenburg, Dagmar Timmann, Massimo Pandolfo, Peter Bauer, Heike Jacobi, Till-Karsten Hauser, Thomas Klockgether and Jörg B. Schulz.

in Brain

March 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 7603 words.

Spinocerebellar ataxias are dominantly inherited disorders that are associated with progressive brain degeneration, mainly affecting the cerebellum and brainstem. As part of the multicentre...

Horizontal or vertical optokinetic stimulation activates visual motion-sensitive, ocular motor and vestibular cortex areas with right hemispheric dominance. An fMRI study.

M Dieterich, S F Bucher, K C Seelos and T Brandt.

in Brain

August 1998; p ublished online August 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 0 words.

The differential effects of optokinetic stimulation with and without fixation suppression were analysed in an fMRI study in 10 right-handed healthy subjects. Horizontal and vertical...

Dosage‐sensitive X‐linked locus influences the development of amygdala and orbitofrontal cortex, and fear recognition in humans

Catriona D. Good, Kate Lawrence, N. Simon Thomas, Cathy J. Price, John Ashburner, Karl J. Friston, Richard S. J. Frackowiak, Lars Oreland and David H. Skuse.

in Brain

November 2003; p ublished online November 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 10341 words.

The amygdala, which plays a critical role in emotional learning and social cognition, is structurally and functionally sexually dimorphic in humans. We used magnetic neuroimaging and...

Lack of Antidepressant Effects of Low-Voltage-Sensitive T-Type Calcium Channel Blocker Ethosuximide in a Chronic Social Defeat Stress Model: Comparison with (R)-Ketamine

Zheng Tian, Chao Dong, Kai Zhang, Lijia Chang and Kenji Hashimoto.

in International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology

P ublished online August 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Neurology; Psychiatry; Neuroscience. 3298 words.

Abstract

Background

A recent study demonstrated that low-voltage-sensitive T-type calcium channel blocker...

Blockade of AT1 Receptors Protects the Blood–Brain Barrier and Improves Cognition in Dahl Salt-Sensitive Hypertensive Rats

Nicolas Pelisch, Naohisa Hosomi, Masaki Ueno, Daisuke Nakano, Hirofumi Hitomi, Masaki Mogi, Kenji Shimada, Hiroyuki Kobori, Masatsugu Horiuchi, Haruhiko Sakamoto, Masayasu Matsumoto, Masakazu Kohno and Akira Nishiyama.

in American Journal of Hypertension

March 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroendocrinology and Autonomic Nervous System; Biochemistry; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4004 words.

Background

The present study tested the hypothesis that inappropriate activation of the brain renin-angiotensin system (RA S) contributes to the pathogenesis...

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No Associations Between Telomere Length and Age-Sensitive Indicators of Physical Function in Mid and Later Life

Karen Anne Mather, Anthony Francis Jorm, Peter John Milburn, Xiaoyun Tan, Simon Easteal and Helen Christensen.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

August 2010; p ublished online April 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 5075 words.

Telomere length, which declines with age, has been hypothesized to act as an indicator of biological aging. If it fulfills this purpose, shorter telomere length should correlate with...

Single-sided deafness leads to unilateral aural preference within an early sensitive period

Andrej Kral, Peter Hubka, Silvia Heid and Jochen Tillein.

in Brain

January 2013; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 7846 words.

Unilateral deafness has a high incidence in children. In addition to children who are born without hearing in one ear, children with bilateral deafness are frequently equipped only with one...

Neuromelanin-sensitive imaging in patients with idiopathic rapid eye movement sleep behaviour disorder

Bradley F. Boeve, Erik K. St. Louis and Kejal Kantarci.

in Brain

April 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 1924 words.

This scientific commentary refers to ‘The coeruleus/subcoeruleus complex in idiopathic rapid eye movement sleep behaviour disorder’, by Ehrminger et al. (doi:10.1093/brain/aww0...

Reply: Visually-sensitive networks in essential tremor: evidence from structural and functional imaging

Derek B Archer, Stephen A Coombes, Winston T Chu, Jae Woo Chung, Roxana G Burciu, Michael S Okun, Aparna Wagle Shukla and David E Vaillancourt.

in Brain

June 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 1101 words.

Visually-sensitive networks in essential tremor: evidence from structural and functional imaging

Constantin Tuleasca, Jean Régis, Elena Najdenovska, Tatiana Witjas, Nadine Girard, Jean-Philippe Thiran, Meritxell Bach Cuadra, Marc Levivier and Dimitri Van De Ville.

in Brain

June 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 1992 words.

The Rostro-Caudal Axis of Frontal Cortex Is Sensitive to the Domain of Stimulus Information

Jörg Bahlmann, Robert S. Blumenfeld and Mark D'Esposito.

in Cerebral Cortex

July 2015; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Clinical Neuroscience; Neuroscience. 9472 words.

Evidence suggests that lateral frontal cortex implements cognitive control processing along its rostro-caudal axis, yet other evidence supports a dorsal–ventral functional organization for...

A widespread visually-sensitive functional network relates to symptoms in essential tremor

Derek B Archer, Stephen A Coombes, Winston T Chu, Jae Woo Chung, Roxana G Burciu, Michael S Okun, Aparna Wagle Shukla and David E Vaillancourt.

in Brain

February 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuropathology; Sensory and Motor Systems; Disorders of the Nervous System. 9306 words.

Abstract

Essential tremor is a neurological syndrome of heterogeneous pathology and aetiology that is characterized by tremor primarily in the upper...

Gadofluorine M enhancement allows more sensitive detection of inflammatory CNS lesions than T2-w imaging: a quantitative MRI study

Martin Bendszus, Gesa Ladewig, Leonie Jestaedt, Bernd Misselwitz, Laszlo Solymosi, Klaus Toyka and Guido Stoll.

in Brain

September 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 5911 words.

Magnetic resonance imaging plays a pivotal role in the diagnosis and treatment monitoring of multiple sclerosis. Currently available magnetic resonance-techniques only partly reflect the...

Functional Reduction in Cannabinoid-Sensitive Heterotypic Inhibition of Dentate Basket Cells in Epilepsy: Impact on Network Rhythms

Jiandong Yu, Archana Proddutur, Bogumila Swietek, Fatima S. Elgammal and Vijayalakshmi Santhakumar.

in Cerebral Cortex

October 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Clinical Neuroscience; Neuroscience. 11221 words.

Capsaicin-sensitive C- and A-fibre nociceptors control long-term potentiation-like pain amplification in humans

Florian Henrich, Walter Magerl, Thomas Klein, Wolfgang Greffrath and Rolf-Detlef Treede.

in Brain

September 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuropathology; Disorders of the Nervous System; Pain Medicine. 10403 words.

Long-term potentiation in the spinal dorsal horn requires peptidergic C-fibre activation in animals. Perceptual correlates of long-term potentiation following high-frequency electrical...

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Translating synaptic plasticity into sensation

Jürgen Sandkühler.

in Brain

September 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 1384 words.

This scientific commentary refers to ‘Capsaicin-sensitive C- and A-fibre nociceptors control long-term potentiation-like pain amplification in humans’, by Henrich et al....