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E. Carvell, PhD, PT
University of Pittsburgh
Unless otherwise designated the following references
apply to the figure/table codes:
•Brodal = A. Brodal, Neurological
Anatomy in Relation to Clinical Medicine. New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 1981.
•BC&P = M.F. Bear, B.W. Conners and M.A. Paradiso, Neuroscience : Exploring The Brain. Baltimore: Lippincott Williams
& Wilkins, 2001.
•GMOMM = G.E. Carvell, Gray
Matter on My Mind: GMOMM 2001,
Smalldog Productions, Inc., (electronic pub), 2001
•Krieg = W.J.S.
Krieg, Functional Neuroanatomy.
New York: Blakiston Co. (2nd ed.),
•KS&J = E.R. Kandel, J.H. Schwartz, and T.M. Jessell, Principles of Neural Science. New York: McGraw Hill (4th ed.),
•Kyriazi = H.T. Kyriazi, G.E. Carvell, J.C. Brumberg and
D.J. Simons, Quantitative Effects of GABA and Bicuculline Methiodide
on Receptive Field Properties of Neurons in Real and Simulated Whisker Barrels.
J Neurophysiol 75: 547-560,
•Nolte = J. Nolte, The
Human Brain: An Introduction To Its Functional Anatomy. St. Louis: Mosby, 1999.
2305 ADVANCED NEUROSCIENCE
NEURONS & NERVOUS SYSTEM ORGANIZATION FIG REFS
•Reconstructed Fast-Spiking Interneuron (Smooth Stellate
Neuron) from Rat Somatosensory Barrel Cortex found on Home Page is courtesy of Peter W.
Land, PhD, Department of Neurobiology, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh.
Neuron was identified as an inhibitory neuron based on its physiological characteristics
and then it was filled intracellularly with Biocytin using a patch-clamp recording
technique in a brain slice.
•Such neurons are required to keep
our excitable brains civilized.
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READINGS: E.E. Benarroch, B.F. Westmoreland, J.R. Daube, T.J. Reagan
and B.A. Sandok, Medical
Neurosciences: An Approach to Anatomy, Pathology, and
Physiology by Systems and Levels, Baltimore: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 4th Ed., 1999. Chapters 1-6
and Review GMOMM 2001 Brain Structure/Function, & Brain Study Buddy