Introduction. The Ranvier node, past and future. A personal outlook after forty years of research


The modern physiology of single myelinated nerve fibers is based on work done by Tasaki 2~ in the late 1930's; this work in turn influenced Professor von Muralt, who decided during World War II to begin research on single nerve fibers of the frog. Soon after becoming a member of his research team I also began to dissect fibers and to try… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01989756


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