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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/198465
Description: This study focuses on presympathetic neurons of the rostral ventrolateral medulla (RVLM) that regulate sympathetic vasomotor tone. Many neurotransmitters are colocalized in RVLM neurons and are releas ... 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: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/152377
Description: Objectives: Electromyographic studies of the laryngeal adductor reflex, glottal closure occurring in response to laryngeal stimulation, have demonstrated an early ipsilateral response (R1) and a late ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/140736
Description: Substance P (SP), tyrosine hydroxylase (TH) and serotonin inputs onto laryngeal motoneurons (LMNs) are known to exist, but the distribution of their terminals in the caudal nucleus ambiguus (NA), rema ... More
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Date: 2011
Subject Keyword: 111600 Medical Physiology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/140461
Description: Nerve fibres in the larynx detect foreign substances and elicit a stereotypical airway protective response that can be simulated by electrical stimulation of the superior laryngeal nerve (SLN). In hum ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/101748
Description: The intrinsic laryngeal muscles are differentially modulated during respiration as well as other states and behaviors such as hypocapnia and sleep. Previous anatomical and pharmacological studies indi ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/118132
Description: The neural systems that control breathing and the circulation are located in adjacent longitudinal columns in the ventrolateral medulla. They have much in common, in terms of their structure, function ... 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
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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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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/180365
Description: Laryngeal constrictor motoneurons (LCMN) are activated during post-inspiration and act to slow expiratory airflow. However, little is known about how this phasic activity is generated. Here, we invest ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/115785
Description: Serotonin (5-HT) is crucial to normal reflex vagal modulation of heart rate (HR). Reduced baroreflex sensitivity [spontaneous baroreflex sensitivity (sBRS)] and HR variability (HRV) reflect impaired n ... More
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Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/116094
Description: 1) The actions of aldosterone include mediation of vasoconstriction, vascular fibrosis, endothelial dysfunction and sodium retention. These actions can contribute to hypertension. Recent studies impli ... More
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Date: 2005
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/116151
Description: Acetylcholine receptors (AChR) are important in premotor and efferent control of autonomic function; however, the extent to which cardiovascular function is affected by genetic variations in AChR sens ... More
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