• response
  • Here, we extend these observations by using house musk shrews (Suncus murinus), a species with an emetic response. (semanticscholar.org)
  • The emetic response was selected for protective purposes, and serves as a safeguard against poisoning of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • The receptors on the surface of the neuron are chemoreceptors that are activated from direct contact of emetic substances in the blood, whereas the receptors that are deeper down on the dendrites are receptors that are activated in response to the activated chemoreceptors on the surface. (wikipedia.org)