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Sense of touch/nerve research

le to use a host of experiments to identify other protein parts of the receptor complexes.

"This work provides an important first step toward understanding the elusive sense of touch. It may also pave the way to elucidating 'senses' of which we are not consciously aware such as the stretch of blood vessels that control blood pressure," said Michael J. Welsh, M.D., principal investigator of the study. Welsh is a Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) investigator and Roy J. Carver Professor of Internal Medicine and Physiology and Biophysics at the UI.

The study was supported by the HHMI.


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Contact: Jennifer Brown
brownj@mail.medicine.uiowa.edu
319-335-9917
University of Iowa
24-Oct-2000


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