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Neuromuscular Junction

Known as: Myoneural Junctions, Junctions, Neuromuscular, NMJ 
The junction between the axon of a motor neuron and a muscle fiber. In response to the arrival of action potentials, the presynaptic button releases… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Myasthenia gravis (MG) is an archetypal autoimmune disease. The pathology is characterized by autoantibodies to the acetylcholine… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Synapses, the fundamental unit in neuronal circuits, are critical for learning and memory, perception, thinking, and reaction… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
We describe the formation, maturation, elimination, maintenance, and regeneration of vertebrate neuromuscular junctions (NMJs… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We describe an electrophysiological preparation of the neuromuscular junction of the nematode C. elegans, which adds to its… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The fluorescent dyes FM1-43 and RH414 label motor nerve terminals in an activity-dependent fashion that involves dye uptake by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The structure and connectivity of the nervous system of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans has been deduced from reconstructions… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
The anatomy and physiology of the Drosophila larval neuromuscular junction were studied. 2. The dependence of muscle resting… Expand
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
1. The quantitative dependence of transmitter release on external calcium concentration has been studied at the frog… Expand
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Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
  • B. Katz, R. Miledi
  • Proceedings of the Royal Society of London…
  • 1965
  • Corpus ID: 8663912
Focal recording from active spots of a neuromuscular junction was used to measure the ‘synaptic delay’ between terminal axon… Expand
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Highly Cited
1948
Highly Cited
1948
  • R. Ahlquist
  • The American journal of physiology
  • 1948
  • Corpus ID: 1518772
T HE adrenotropic receptors are those hypothetical structures or systems located in, on or near the muscle or gland cells… Expand
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