Distribution of AChE in cholinergic and non-cholinergic neurons.

@article{Wallace1981DistributionOA,
  title={Distribution of AChE in cholinergic and non-cholinergic neurons.},
  author={Bruce G. Wallace},
  journal={Brain research},
  year={1981},
  volume={219 1},
  pages={190-5}
}
Intracellular and surface acetylcholinesterase activities were determined for individual cholinergic and non-cholinergic neurons dissected from the central nervous system of the leech. Echothiophate pretreatment was used to inhibit selectively extracellular enzyme. Cells releasing acetylcholine as a transmitters had approximately 10-fold higher levels of intracellular acetylcholinesterase activity, while all neurons had similar levels of activity associated with the cell surface. These results… CONTINUE READING

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