TITLE

Substantia Gelatinosa

PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Encyclopedic Reference of Molecular Pharmacology;2004, p890
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
An encyclopedia entry for Substantia gelatinosa is presented. It refers to a part of the dorsal horn of the spinal cord, also known as lamina II. It is composed of interneurons, both excitatory and inhibitory. Some of these interneurons respond only to nociceptive inputs, while others respond to non-noxious stimuli.
ACCESSION #
22803277

 

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