central neuron


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central neuron

A neuron confined entirely to the central nervous system.
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Human lau becomes phosphorylated and forms filamentous deposits when overexprcssed in lamprey central neurons in situ.
Thus the trkA-expressing PC12 cells and chromaffin cells are in good contrast with central neurons expressing trkB or trkC corresponding to BDNF or NT-3 (see |9, 10~ for reviews).
This observation seems only partly in accord with our present results in Lymnaea, because in our case a good number of central neurons in the circumpharyngeal ganglion ring remained unstained, showing little or no background fluorescence (see, e.
The AcNR1 transcripts are widely distributed in the majority of central neurons and are among the most abundant transcripts in the CNS of adult Aplysia (Fig.
In many animals, the complement of receptor cells far exceeds the number of central neurons that process sensory information.
The ventral nerve cord preparation has been a useful tool for exploring the physiology and pharmacology of central neurons in the lobster (see Otsuka et al.

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