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Mechanism of nervous action electrical studies of the neurone by Adrian Edgar Douglas Adrian Baron

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Synaptic Transmission.,
  • Electrophysiology.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby E.D. Adrian.
SeriesThe Eldridge Reeves Johnson Foundation lectures
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 103 p. :
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14729875M

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