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  • n. Of or pertaining to neuromodulation


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  • According to Dr. Narda Robinson, writing for Veterinary Practice News, a study published in 2011 concludes: "Expanding experimental evidence indicates that music modulates both cardiac and neurologic function, squelching stress through both biochemical and neuromodulatory means."

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  • Caffeine works on a system in the brain and spinal cord (the adenosine neuromodulatory system) that is heavily involved in pain processing, says University of Illinois kinesiology and community health professor Robert Motl.

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  • Some prefer terms like “system” or “circuitry,” partly because they convey more clearly that modules are usually distributed throughout the brain, and involve both areas of activation and neuromodulatory chemicals.

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  • These slow modulations of fast activity are, we presume, mediated by neuromodulatory effects at a synaptic level.

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  • The signature of the neuromodulatory effect of ghrelin on GHRH neurons was further investigated with the perforated patch-clamp technique

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  • Nutmeg contains several compounds with structural similarities to substances with known central nervous system neuromodulatory activity.

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  • Emerg Med J. 2005 Mar; 22 (3): 223-5. nutmeg poisoning is rare but probably underreported and should be considered in recreational substance users with acute psychotic symptoms as well as central nervous system neuromodulatory signs that may mimic in part an anticholinergic hyperstimulation.

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  • The second section focuses on findings obtained from clinical trials with neuroprotective compounds, and neuromodulatory techniques.


  • The implantable neuromodulatory device, which delivers medicine directly to the spinal cord, was used to treat pain patients suffering from Failed Back Surgery Syndrome (FBSS).


  • Well, caffeine works on the adenosine neuromodulatory system in the brain and spinal cord, and this system is heavily involved in nociception and pain processing.


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