"Prepulse Inhibition" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A neurophysiological phenomenon in which the response to a startling stimulus (pulse) is decreased when a weaker prestimulus (prepulse) precedes it closely in time. It is used as an operational measure of sensorimotor gating.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Prepulse Inhibition" by people in Profiles.
Towards an expanded neuroscientific understanding of social play. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2022 01; 132:884-891.
Integration of genome-wide association and extant brain expression QTL identifies candidate genes influencing prepulse inhibition in inbred F1 mice. Genes Brain Behav. 2016 Feb; 15(2):260-70.