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A Quantitative and Qualitative Study of Mice Trigeminal Ganglion and Nerve After Destruction of Vibrissae Follicles Since Birth

  • E. Farkas-Bargeton
  • Cl. Savy
  • C. Verney
  • G. Hopkins
  • R. Verley
Part of the Acta Neuropathologica Supplementum book series (NEUROPATHOLOGIC, volume 7)

Abstract

We have previously demonstrated (7) that in mice, whose vibrissae follicles were destroyed by coagulation at birth, the cortical projection, of the common fur of the muzzle, invades the whole area which normally receives projections from the vibrissae in the S1 cortex.

Key words

trigeminal ganglion vibrissae destruction mice 

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© Springer-Verlag 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Farkas-Bargeton
    • 1
    • 2
  • Cl. Savy
    • 1
    • 2
  • C. Verney
    • 1
    • 2
  • G. Hopkins
    • 1
    • 2
  • R. Verley
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.LN.S.E.R.M. U 154Hôpital St. Vincent de PaulParisFrance
  2. 2.Med. School, Bd de l’HôpitalParis 13France

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