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S potential

Prolonged, slow, depolarising or hyperpolarising responses to illumination; initiated between the photoreceptor and ganglion cell layers of the retina.


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Re: Are predators always smarter than their prey?

... I made bold in the quote Detecting predators In order to effectively avoid and respond to predation, animals must first identify the presence of a potential predator. The ability to recognize predator cues is essential for the initiation of antipredator behavior. This can be innate, for example, ...

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Action potentials of an earthworm going negative first

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by IsDolan
Mon Jan 20, 2014 3:28 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Action potentials of an earthworm going negative first
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