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End plate potential

End plate potential

(Science: physiology) depolarisation of the sarcolemma as a result of acetylcholine release from the motoneuron causing an influx of sodium ions. The endplate potential is the sum of quantal miniature endplate potentials. Development of the end plate potential is blocked by curare.


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... needed, so you decrease the amplitude of the end-plate potential. Thanks! Jen

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by neworder
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Is an end plate potential a potential that takes place on a motor fiber when stimulated by ...

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by MrMistery
Fri Mar 17, 2006 6:45 pm
 
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