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Whole cell patch

whole cell patch

(Science: physiology) A variant of patch clamp technique, in which the patch electrode seals against the cell, with direct communication between the interior of the electrode and the cytoplasm.


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Patch-Clamping - Need help in basics

... the moment I have to deal with some results of patch-clamp recordings. Unfortunately I've never ... VERY basic) question is now: I have a cell in whole cell patch-clamp and do a voltage ramp. How do I have ...

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by Jennileinchen
Mon Jul 22, 2013 3:22 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Patch-Clamping - Need help in basics
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How does phospholipids aid the cell and the rest of the body

I speculate the following: If the cell membrane is torn really badly then there would be an exchange of contents (of ... If there is a split in the membrane, the phospholipids should almost immediately patch up because the hydrophobic tails will be repelled by water and the split would ...

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by Adz795
Thu Sep 15, 2011 7:39 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: How does phospholipids aid the cell and the rest of the body
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neuro questions!

Whole-cell patch clamp electrophysiology can be used to record: a) the activity of the ...

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by yj90
Wed Jan 19, 2011 4:37 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: neuro questions!
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Re: sensory cells

You can find light sensitivity in single-celled organisms, as they either orient for photosynthesis (move toward the light) or react to passing shadows (dive or stop moving). So a light-sensitive patch with no imaging power, hooked into a simple reacting movement, still has its ...

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by Apoptizzle
Wed Jul 28, 2010 7:18 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: sensory cells
Replies: 6
Views: 6868

sensory cells

hi could someone explain how did first sensory cell evolved and why where they naturally preferred. e.g the evolution describes the formation of the eye starting with the formation of a light sensitive cell/patch of cells. the question is, why should a being have an advantage if they had ...

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by scorpion9
Sat Jul 24, 2010 10:30 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: sensory cells
Replies: 6
Views: 6868
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