Effect of Hemicholinium on the Number of Synaptic Vesicles

@article{Csillik1967EffectOH,
  title={Effect of Hemicholinium on the Number of Synaptic Vesicles},
  author={Bertalan Csillik and Ferenc Jo{\'o}},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1967},
  volume={213},
  pages={508-509}
}
SYNAPTIC vesicles contain a bound fraction of acetylcholine1,2. Vesicles were identified by the quantity of acetylcholine, which was 400 molecules3 or twenty to a hundred times as much4,5. Hemicholinium, on the other hand, inhibits the cellular mechanism which synthesizes acetylcholine6. Thus the question arises as to whether the number of synaptic vesicles… CONTINUE READING