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Comparative physiology: integrative action of the nervous system

Horridge, George Adrian


This review considers the main trends, outstanding themes, and lines of exploitation of the past decade in a rapidly expanding, diversely radiating, and technically complex area. Emphasis will be upon the results of analysis of neurons and ganglia as organs of co-ordination, mainly of movements, and as organs of integration of sensory stimuli. Mechanisms of excitation of nerve, stimulation of sense organs, theories of conduction, and properties of neuron membranes are considered to be out...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 1963-03
Type: Journal article
Source: Annual review of physiology
DOI: 10.1146/


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