J-GLOBAL ID:200904056710872338  Research Project code:9800036692 Update date:Jan. 06, 2010

Age-related changes in the spinal control system in special reference to connection between muscle spindle afferents and motoneurons

脊髄運動調節系の加齢変化 筋紡錘感覚神経と運動ニューロンの結合について
Study period:1996 - 2003
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Research field (1): Others
Research overview:
In order to clarify the effects of neuronal cell death and compensatory reactions on the aging nervous system, changes in synapses consisting of Ia afferent fibers and motoneurons are investigated in the rat spinal cord.
Keywords (9):
nerve ,  cell ,  plasticity ,  neuron ,  sensory ,  neuromuscular ,  senile ,  synapse ,  age
Research program: Ordinary Research
Research budget: 2003: \1,500,000

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