Magnetic Field and in Situ Acetylcholinesterase in the Vagal Heart System

  • Wei Young


It seems that man has long been fascinated by the mysterious power of a magnetic field over life, but a true scientific interest in the study of its effects on living matter was not aroused until the 19th century. A survey of biomagnetics publications(1,2) indicates a recent intensification of interest in this field (Table I). This survey reveals a sharply rising interest in the biomagnetics field over the last decade or so. Such borderline disciplines, as biomagnetics arise naturally as sciences branch out, and, also naturally the interest in biomagnetics has increased as collateral research has progressed.


Magnetic Field AChE Activity Vagal Stimulation Magnetic Effect AChE Inhibitor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wei Young
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  1. 1.Bio-Medical Division Lawrence Radiation LaboratoryUniversity of CaliforniaLivermoreUSA

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