Experientia

, Volume 31, Issue 10, pp 1178–1179 | Cite as

Ultraviolet light-induced miniature end-plate potentials in frog neuromuscular junction

  • J. Goto
  • H. Kuroda
Physiologica

Summary

The discharge frequency of miniature endplate potentials was increased by the UV-light application. This phenomenon can be attributed to the effect on the presynaptic terminal.

Keywords

Neuromuscular Junction Presynaptic Terminal Discharge Frequency Frog Neuromuscular Junction Endplate Potential 

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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Goto
    • 1
  • H. Kuroda
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Physiology, School of MedicineNagoya UniversityNagoyaJapan
  2. 2.Department of Physiology, School of DentistryAichi-Gakuin UniversityNagoyaJapan

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