Habituation: occurrence at a neuromuscular junction.

  title={Habituation: occurrence at a neuromuscular junction.},
  author={Jan Bruner and D Dkennedy},
  volume={169 3940},
At the neuromuscular junctions between the motor giant axon and fast flexor muscle fibers in crayfish, stimulation at frequencies of one per minute produces a large decline in the amplitude of excitatory junctional potentials. Recovery (dishabituation) can be brought about by increases in stimulus frequency, which trigger a potentiation process; at still higher frequencies, a second form of depression intervenes. The last process appears to be due to depletion of transmitter; the first probably… CONTINUE READING

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