Dictionary » H » Homologous stimulus

Homologous stimulus



A form of stimulus that acts specifically upon the nerve terminations in a specific end organ.


Compare: heterologous stimulus

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

Results from our forum

The Fiber Disease

... that is remarkably similar in the two cases, and that is closely homologous to other G-protein signalling cascades. For auditory and vestibular ... cells, transduction operates via a mechanism of direct coupling of the stimulus to ion channels, in a manner reminiscent of the direct gating of ...

See entire post
by Skytroll
Wed Nov 01, 2006 6:35 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6266284

This page was last modified 08:01, 20 May 2009. This page has been accessed 5,332 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link