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Physiological and Ultrastructural Studies on the Longitudinal Retractor Muscle of a Sea Cucumber Stichopus Japonicus: I. Factors Influencing the Mechanical Response
1. 1. The physiological properties of contraction and the ultrastructure of the longitudinal retractor muscle (LRM) of a sea cucumber Stichopus japonicus were studied to give information about theExpand
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Effects of pilsicainide and propafenone on vagally induced atrial fibrillation: role of suppressant effect in conductivity.
The effects of pilsicainide on vagally induced atrial fibrillation and on electrophysiological parameters were compared with those of propafenone in alpha-chloralose-anesthetized dogs. ConductionExpand
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Effects of benzodiazepines and pentobarbitone on the gaba-ergic recurrent inhibition of hippocampal neurons.
The actions of benzodiazepines and pentobarbitone on GABA-mediated recurrent inhibition of hippocampal pyramidal neurons were investigated in the immobilized unanaesthetized cat. Extracellular actionExpand
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Studies on the radial muscle of an echinothuriid sea-urchin, Asthenosoma-I. Mechanical responses to electrical stimulation and drugs.
Abstract 1. The radial muscle of an echinothuriid sea-urchin, Asthenosoma ijimai, responds to direct and indirect stimulation with twitch-like responses, which show marked summation. 2. TheExpand
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Pressure responses and conduction of peristaltic wave in guinea-pig ureter.
Physiological properties of guinea-pig ureteral segments were studied by measuring the internal pressure responses to electrical stimulation in iso-volume conditions and by recording the contractionExpand
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Effects of benzodiazepines on PGO firings and multiple unit activity in the midbrain reticular formation in cats.
Effects of benzodiapines administered by the intraperitoneal route on PGO firings and multiple unit activity in the midbrain reticular formation in chronic cat preparations were investigated atExpand
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Electrophysiological and behavioral effects of 1-methyl-5-(o-fluorophenyl)-7-chloro-1,3-dihydro-2H-1,4-benzodiazepin-2-one (ID-540) in cats and rabbits.
Effects of ID-540 (1-methyl-5-(o-fluorophenyl)-7-chloro-1,3-dihydro-2H-1,4-benzodiazepin-2-one) on the central nervous system were evaluated electrophysiologically and behaviorally in cats andExpand
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Effects of naftidrofuryl oxalate on microsphere embolism-induced changes in tricarboxylic acid cycle intermediates of rats.
The present study was undertaken to determine whether naftidrofuryl oxalate, a cerebral vasodilator, may improve or attenuate microsphere embolism-induced damage to the mitochondrial tricarboxylicExpand
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