Bicuculline and Inhibition of Crayfish Stretch Receptor Neurones

@article{Mclennan1970BicucullineAI,
  title={Bicuculline and Inhibition of Crayfish Stretch Receptor Neurones},
  author={H. Mclennan},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1970},
  volume={228},
  pages={674-675}
}
THE recent reports1,2 on the antagonistic effect of the alkaloid bicuculline both of the actions of γ-aminobutyric acid (GABA) electrophoretically applied to single neurones and of certain strychnine-resistant inhibitory mechanisms in the mammalian central nervous system have suggested that the effects of this substance should be examined in crustacea where GABA is likely to act as a transmitter of post-synaptic inhibition3. 

From This Paper

Figures, tables, results, connections, and topics extracted from this paper.
4 Extracted Citations
0 Extracted References
Similar Papers

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…