Table 1.

Categories of somatosensory neurons of area PEc

ContralateralIpsilateralBilateralTotal n (%)
JOINT552360 (73)
SKIN173020 (24)
DEEP2002 (2)
JOINT and SKIN1001 (1)
Total n (%)75 (90)5 (6)3 (4)83
  • JOINT, SKIN, and DEEP refer to cells activated by joint rotations, soft skin touching, and palpation, respectively (see Materials and Methods).