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Cellular Physiology and Neurophysiology [electronic resource]

edited by Mordecai P. Blaustein, Joseph P.Y. Kao, Donald R. Matteson
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Philadelphia, PA : Elsevier/Mosby, [2012]
Edition
2nd ed
Language
English
Series
Mosby physiology monograph series
ISBN
0323086640, 9780323086646, 9780323057097 (pbk. : alk. paper), 0323057098 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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Contents
  • Introduction : homeostasis and cellular physiology
  • Diffusion and permeability
  • Osmotic pressure and water movement
  • Electrical consequences of ionic gradients
  • Ion channels
  • Passive electrical properties of membranes
  • Generation and propagation of the action potential
  • Ion channel diversity
  • Electrochemical potential energy and transport processes
  • Passive solute transport
  • Active transport
  • Synaptic physiology I
  • Synaptic physiology II
  • Molecular motors and the mechanism of muscle contraction
  • Excitation-contraction coupling in muscle
  • Mechanics of muscle contraction.
Description
1 online resource (xx, 337 pages) : illustrations.
Notes
  • Rev. ed. of: Cellular physiology / Mordecai P. Blaustein, Joseph P.Y. Kao, Donald R. Matteson. c2004.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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