Master of Science
Nord, Samuel G.
Recent theoretical interpretations of the cutaneous sensory code may be categorized into non-specific temporal-spatial patterning explanations vs specific modality receptor mechanisms. Electrophysiological data based upon neurological responses of lower mammals to both mechanical and thermal stimulation support both positions.
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