Journal article

A unilateral section of the corticospinal tract at cervical level in Primate does not lead to measurable cell loss in Motor cortex

  • Wannier, Thierry. Unit of Physiology and Program in Neurosciences, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Sciences, University of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland - Brain Research Institute, Department of Neuromorphology, University and ETH Zurich, Zürich, Switzerland
  • Schmidlin, Eric Unit of Physiology and Program in Neurosciences, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Sciences, University of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland
  • Bloch, Jocelyne Department of Neurosurgery, Neurosurgery Clinic, University Hospital of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Rouiller, Eric M. Unit of Physiology and Program in Neurosciences, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Sciences, University of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland
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    15.06.2005
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  • Journal of Neurotrauma. - 2005, vol. 22(6), no. 703
English The effects of a unilateral interruption of the dorsolateral funiculus at cervical level on the survival of neurons in the motor cortex were investigated in macaque monkeys. The lesion was made on the left side at the transition region between the 7<sup>th</sup> and 8<sup>th</sup> cervical segments, above the motoneurons controlling hand muscles. As a result, the homolateral hand became... Show more…
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Faculté des sciences
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Médecine
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  • English
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Medicine
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