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Paramecium

Known as: Parameciums 
A genus of ciliate protozoa that is often large enough to be seen by the naked eye. Paramecia are commonly used in genetic, cytological, and other… 
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Paramecium and other protists are able to swim at velocities reaching several times their body size per second by beating their… 
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
SummaryWe have incorporated into planar lipid bilayer membranes a voltage-dependent, anion-selective channel (VDAC) obtained… 
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Hyperpolarization of the cell membrane of Paramecium stimulates adenosine 3',5'-monophosphate (cAMP) formation. Manipulations of… 
Review
1979
Review
1979
  • R. Eckert, P. Brehm
  • Annual review of biophysics and bioengineering
  • 1979
  • Corpus ID: 43426187
The first intracellular electrical measurements made with capillary glass electrodes from animal cells were made on Paramecium… 
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Under depolarizing voltage clamp of Paramecium an inward calcium current developed and subsequently relaxed within 10… 
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
WHEN a paramecium collides with an obstacle, it reverses the direction of the effective stroke of its cilia, swims backwards for… 
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
other hand, S. M. Awramik, S. Golubic, and E. S. Barghoorn [Absir. Geol. Soc. Am. 4 (7), 438 (1972)1 have concluded from a… 
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Triton-extracted models of Paramecium were reactivated to swim in solutions of adenosine triphosphate and magnesium ions. The… 
Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
A mechanical stimulus applied to the anterior part of Paramecium causes a transient increase in membrane permeability to calcium… 
Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
Y1,Y2,. . . be a sequence of independent two-valued random variables, Yn+i = -s or f3 + ns with probabilities (1 W) and W, where…