Experientia

, Volume 28, Issue 9, pp 1031–1033 | Cite as

The influence of caffeine on the sodium efflux in barnacle muscle fibers

  • E. Y. Tong
  • E. E. Bittar
  • S. S. Chen
  • B. G. Danielson
Specialia

Keywords

Sodium Muscle Fiber Caffeine Sodium Efflux Barnacle Muscle 

Zusammenfassung

Nachweis, dass Coffein zunächst den Auswärtstrom von Na-Ionen aus Einzelfasern der Bernakelmuskeln verringert, ihn hernach aber zu steigern vermag.

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1972

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Y. Tong
    • 1
  • E. E. Bittar
    • 1
  • S. S. Chen
    • 1
  • B. G. Danielson
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhysiologyUniversity of WisconsinMadisonUSA

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