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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blinking

Blinking is a semi-autonomic rapid closing of the eyelid. A single blink is determined by the ... Blink speed can be affected by elements such as fatigue, eye injury, medication, and disease. The blinking rate is determined by the " blinking center", ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27555290

Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2016 Aug 21;71:58-82. doi: 10.1016/j.neubiorev. 2016.08.020. [Epub ahead of print]. Spontaneous eye blink rate as predictor of ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9399231

The present study measured the normal blink rate (BR) variations in relation to behavioral tasks in 150 ... Eye color and eyeglass wearing did not influence BR.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2265915

Alterations in blink rate have been reported in several neuropsychiatric disorders presumed to result from abnormal central dopaminergic functions. Increased ...

www.reviewofophthalmology.com/article/its-time-to-think-about-the-blink

Jun 13, 2011 ... The “blink of an eye” is an often-used phrase to describe things that begin ... There are a number of factors that can alter blink rate and have a ...

www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167876013002183

Aug 1, 2013 ... We investigated the relationship between dopamine activity (DA), as measured by Eye Blink Rate (EBR), and cognitive function in old adults ...

www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0149763416302846

An extensive body of research suggests the spontaneous eye blink rate (EBR) is a non-invasive indirect marker of central dopamine (DA) function, with higher ...

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0003461

Oct 22, 2008 ... This study aimed at linking these observations to dopaminergic malfunction by studying the spontaneous eyeblink rate (EBR), a marker of ...

academic.oup.com/brain/article-pdf/106/3/643/758652/106-3-643.pdf

First, apomorphine and other dopamine agonists acutely increased blink rate in ... Spontaneous eye-blink rates are decreased in Parkinson's disease (Hall, ...