*  Pann Nwe
We talked with Pann Nwe '17 about mechanoreceptors, mice, and preparing to make a difference.. What is your primary role in ... In vivo recordings, we found that those circumferential nerve endings are low-threshold mechanoreceptors, also known as Aβ ... You were co--published on the article "Genetic Identification of an Expansive Mechanoreceptor Sensitive to Skin Stroking" in ... Our research utilizes mouse genetics to characterize mechanoreceptors that are essential in providing information about touch, ...
  http://www.simmons.edu/news/college-of-arts-and-sciences/2016/january/pann-nwe
*  Gastric Motility - STEP1 Gastrointestinal - Step 1 - Medbullets.com
mechanoreceptors detect distension of the lower esophagus and the orad stomach by the food bolus and relay sensory information ...
  http://www.medbullets.com/step1-gastrointestinal/6024/gastric-motility
*  A skin-inspired organic digital mechanoreceptor | Science
A skin-inspired organic digital mechanoreceptor. By Benjamin C.-K. Tee, Alex Chortos, Andre Berndt, Amanda Kim Nguyen, Ariane ... A skin-inspired organic digital mechanoreceptor. By Benjamin C.-K. Tee, Alex Chortos, Andre Berndt, Amanda Kim Nguyen, Ariane ... Tee et al. describe an approach to simulate the mechanoreceptors of human skin, using pressure-sensitive foils and printed ring ... We present a power-efficient skin-inspired mechanoreceptor with a flexible organic transistor circuit that transduces pressure ...
  http://science.sciencemag.org/content/350/6258/313
*  Mechanoreceptor physiology | Department of Physiology and Pharmacology | Karolinska Institutet
The aim of our research is to determine how mechanical stimulus is converted to electrical activity or metabolic changes in different cell types, and how different ion channels participate in this process.
  https://ki.se/en/fyfa/mechanoreceptor-physiology
*  Mechanoreceptors and Minimal Reflex Activity Determining Claw Laterality In Developing Lobsters | Journal of Experimental...
Mechanoreceptors and Minimal Reflex Activity Determining Claw Laterality In Developing Lobsters Message Subject (Your Name) has ... critical period with a substratum that could not be grasped or with reduced input from predominantly internal mechanoreceptors ...
  http://jeb.biologists.org/content/171/1/149
*  Halothane, Tracheal Compliance and Upper-airway Mechanoreceptors | Anesthesiology | ASA Publications
Halothane, Tracheal Compliance and Upper-airway Mechanoreceptors Susan K. Palmer, M.D.; Edward J. Zuperku, Ph.D.; Zeljko ... Halothane, Tracheal Compliance and Upper-airway Mechanoreceptors You will receive an email whenever this article is corrected, ... Halothane, Tracheal Compliance and Upper-airway Mechanoreceptors. Anesthesiology 10 1978, Vol.49, 260-265. doi: ... Tracheal Compliance and Upper-airway Mechanoreceptors. Anesthesiology 1978;49(4):260-265. ...
  http://anesthesiology.pubs.asahq.org/article.aspx?articleid=1960268
*  GABAergic Excitation of Spider Mechanoreceptors Increases Information Capacity by Increasing Entropy Rather than Decreasing...
2005) Slow adaptation in spider mechanoreceptor neurons. J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 191:403-411. ... 2001) Frequency response functions and information capacities of paired spider mechanoreceptor neurons. Biol Cybern 85:293-300. ... Mechanoreceptor afferents entering the CNSs of vertebrates and invertebrates probably all receive presynaptic neuromodulation ( ... 1994) Sodium-dependent receptor current in a new mechanoreceptor preparation. J Neurophysiol 72:3026-3028. ...
  http://www.jneurosci.org/content/29/35/10989
*  Plus it
The mechanoreceptor used here is a member of the arthropod type I receptors (McIver, 1985; French, 1988), having bipolar ... Transduction in many mechanoreceptor neurons of both vertebrates and invertebrates occurs at the ends of fine dendritic ... Active Signal Conduction through the Sensory Dendrite of a Spider Mechanoreceptor Neuron. Ewald Gingl and Andrew S. French ... Juusola M, French AS (1998) Adaptation properties of two types of sensory neurons in a spider mechanoreceptor organ. J ...
  http://www.jneurosci.org/content/23/14/6096
*  Mechanoreceptor - Wikipedia
Cutaneous mechanoreceptors can also be separated into categories based on their rates of adaptation. When a mechanoreceptor ... There are four types of mechanoreceptors embedded in ligaments. As all these types of mechanoreceptors are myelinated, they can ... Slowly adapting type I mechanoreceptors have multiple Merkel corpuscle end-organs. Slowly adapting type II mechanoreceptors ... Rapidly adapting type I mechanoreceptors have multiple Meissner corpuscle end-organs. Rapidly adapting type II mechanoreceptors ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mechanoreceptor
*  Stimulation of renal sympathetic activity by static contraction: evidence for mechanoreceptor-induced reflexes from skeletal...
We conclude that, in anesthetized animal preparations, mechanoreceptors with group III afferents contribute to the reflex ... Stimulation of renal sympathetic activity by static contraction: evidence for mechanoreceptor-induced reflexes from skeletal ... Stimulation of renal sympathetic activity by static contraction: evidence for mechanoreceptor-induced reflexes from skeletal ... Stimulation of renal sympathetic activity by static contraction: evidence for mechanoreceptor-induced reflexes from skeletal ...
  http://circres.ahajournals.org/content/64/3/592
*  Blog on Optical Tweezers: Platelet clearance via shear-induced unfolding of a membrane mechanoreceptor
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  http://opticaltweezers.blogspot.com/2016/10/platelet-clearance-via-shear-induced.html
*  Vagal mechanoreceptors of the inferior thoracic oesophagus, the lower oesophageal sphincter and the stomach in the sheep -...
The mechanoreceptors located in the inferior thoracic oesophagus were activated both by distension and contraction of the ... Vagal mechanoreceptors and chemoreceptors in mouse stomach and esophagus.. *A J Page. , C M Martin. , L A Blackshaw ... Vagal mechanoreceptors of the inferior thoracic oesophagus, the lower oesophageal sphincter and the stomach in the sheep. *. ... 3. The mechanoreceptors of the L.O.S. region were quite similar to oesophageal slowly adapting endings. However they often ...
  https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Vagal-mechanoreceptors-of-the-inferior-thoracic-oe-Falempin-Mei/5b982114039314372d60718309b3b435a69101b3
*  Sensory nervous system - Wikipedia
Mechanoreceptors[edit]. Main article: Mechanoreceptor. Mechanoreceptors are sensory receptors which respond to mechanical ... Certain receptors are sensitive to certain types of stimuli (for example, different mechanoreceptors respond best to different ... the majority of mechanoreceptors are cutaneous and are grouped into four categories:. *Slowly adapting type 1 receptors have ... stimulating a mechanoreceptor in a finger will send information to the brain about that finger). The duration of the stimulus ( ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sensory_systems
*  Tensegrity II. How structural networks influence cellular information processing networks | Journal of Cell Science
Adhesion receptors as mechanoreceptors. It has been known for more than a century that mechanical forces influence pattern ... model is that it suggests that mechanoregulation is not based on changes in the activity of any single mechanoreceptor or ... that integrins receptors that physically couple the ECM to the internal cytoskeleton play a central role as mechanoreceptors ...
  http://jcs.biologists.org/content/116/8/1397.full
*  Anatomy Curriculum 2017
What are the structure, function, and location of the following: chemoreceptors, photoreceptors, and mechanoreceptors?. ... hearing and maintaining balance are performed by photoreceptors and mechanoreceptors, respectively. ...
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*  Site of stimulation effects on th... preview & related info | Mendeley
(2010) Planetta, Servos. Experimental Brain Research. The motion aftereffect (MAE) refers to the apparent motion of a stationary stimulus following adaptation to a continuously moving stimulus. There is a growing consensus that the fast adapting (FA) ...
  https://www.mendeley.com/research-papers/site-stimulation-effects-prevalence-tactile-motion-aftereffect/
*  Nervous System - Male Posterior (Back) View
Mechanoreceptors. Mechanoreceptors are sensitive to mechanical stimuli like touch, pressure, vibration, and blood pressure.. ... Functionally, there are 6 major classes of receptors: mechanoreceptors, nociceptors, photoreceptors, chemoreceptors, ...
  http://www.innerbody.com/anatomy/nervous-male-posterior
*  Sensors | Free Full-Text | Synthetic and Bio-Artificial Tactile Sensing: A Review
Keywords: human sense of touch; mechanoreceptors; artificial touch; bioartificial skin; bio-hybrid tactile sensors; MEMS; ... BioMEMS; fully-biological tactile sensors; tissue engineering; hydrogels; cell-culture human sense of touch; mechanoreceptors; ...
  http://www.mdpi.com/1424-8220/13/2/1435
*  Free nerve ending - Wikipedia
... cutaneous mechanoreceptors and nociceptors. In other words, they express polymodality. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nerve_ending
*  Plus it
Effects of AR-H061719 on Firing of Ferret Gastric Vagal Mechanoreceptors in Vitro.. Two populations of vagal afferent endings ... AR-H061719 inhibited tension-induced firing of ferret gastric vagal mechanoreceptors in vitro. This is consistent with the ... inhibited the response of ferret mechanoreceptors to gastric distension, further supporting its peripheral site of action on ... inhibits TLESR at moderate doses by acting exclusively on GABAB receptors on peripheral gastric vagal mechanoreceptors. The ...
  http://jpet.aspetjournals.org/content/331/2/504
*  6.7: The Sense of Touch - Topic Summary - Module 5 and Module 6 | Coursera
Mechanoreceptors, thermo-receptors,. nociceptors, and proprioceptors. We also introduced you to. the texture contrast theory, ...
  https://www.coursera.org/learn/gastronomy/lecture/cdlx0/6-7-the-sense-of-touch-topic-summary
*  Human Physiology/Senses - Wikibooks, open books for an open world
Merkel's Discs are Mechanoreceptors, making them sensitive to pressure and vibration. In humans, Merkel cells occur in the ... Mechanoreceptor: Sensory receptor that responds to mechanical pressure or distortion. Meissner's Corpuscle: Encapsulated ... Named after Angelo Ruffini, the Ruffini ending is a class of slowly adapting mechanoreceptor thought to exist only in the ... C) Ruffini corpuscles is a class of slowly adapting mechanoreceptor. D) Pacinian corpuscles allow sodium ions to influx in, ...
  https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Human_Physiology/Senses
*  Slav Bagriantsev, PhD | Yale School of Medicine
Biochemistry; Biophysics; Ducks; Electrophysiology; Ion Channels; Mechanoreceptors; Neurosciences; Pacinian Corpuscles; Sensory ... Specialized Terms: Neuroscience, Sensory Physiology, Mechanoreceptors, Thermoreceptors, Electrophysiology, Biophysics, ...
  http://medicine.yale.edu/intranet/facultybydept/sviatoslav_bagriantsev-2.profile
*  Occurrence of Presyncope in Subjects without Ventricular Innervation | Clinical Science
1. To determine whether activation of the left ventricular C-fibre mechanoreceptors initiates the vasodepressor reflex that ... 4. We conclude that the left ventricular mechanoreceptors may not be the primary afferent trigger for syncope. ...
  http://www.clinsci.org/content/85/6/695