Volume 78 2013

Stimulation and Inhibition of Neurons

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ISBN: 978-1-62703-232-2 (Print) 978-1-62703-233-9 (Online)

Table of contents (18 protocols)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Novel Experimental Techniques

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-17

      Optogenetic Stimulation of Neurons in the Brainstem of Freely Behaving Rats and Mice

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      Pages 19-36

      Stimulating Peripheral Afferents to Evoke Cardiorespiratory Reflex Responses in the In Situ Arterially Perfused Preparation

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      Pages 37-46

      Excitatory Responses to Microinjection of Glutamate Depend on Dose Not Volume: A Meta-Analysis of Studies in Rat RVLM

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      Pages 47-58

      Acute Activation and Inhibition of the Sympathetic Baroreceptor Reflex

  3. Intracellular Signalling

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 59-59

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      Pages 61-106

      Pharmacological Dissection of G Protein-Mediated Second Messenger Cascades in Neurons

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      Pages 107-120

      In Vivo Manipulation of Intracellular Signalling Pathways

  4. The Single Neurons

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 121-121

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      Pages 123-140

      Identification of Spinally Projecting Neurons in the Rostral Ventrolateral Medulla In Vivo

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      Pages 141-149

      Microiontophoretic Study of Individual Neurons During Intracellular Recording

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      Pages 151-165

      Neurobiotin Electroporation for Combined Structural and Functional Analysis of Neurons in Developing Mouse Brain Slices

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      Pages 167-186

      Juxtacellular Neuronal Labelling, Physiological Characterization and Phenotypic Identification of Single Neurons In Vivo

  5. Methods for Analysis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 187-187

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      Pages 189-202

      Analysis of Sympathetic Nerve Activity

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      Pages 203-223

      Insight into Autonomic Nervous System Control of Heart Rate in the Rat Using Analysis of Heart Rate Variability and Baroreflex Sensitivity

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      Pages 225-235

      Neurophysiological Recording of the Compound Muscle Action Potential for Motor Unit Number Estimation in Mice

  6. Clinical Focus and Application

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 237-237

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      Pages 239-260

      Animal Models of Neuropathic Pain Due to Nerve Injury

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      Pages 261-273

      Detection of Sensitized Nerve Responses: Dorsal Root Reflexes, Live Cell Calcium, and ROS Imaging

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      Pages 275-285

      Visual Evoked Potential Recording in Rodents

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      Pages 287-299

      The Visual Evoked Potential in Humans

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      Pages 301-314

      Improving Motor Activation Patterns After Stroke with Wii-based Movement Therapy

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 315-319