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an independent team of operatives who work together in a CELLULAR MANUFACTURING production environment.
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A COMPARISON OF MODELS OF EXCITABLE CELLS, Kenneth R.
Whatever their specificity at the molecular level, anesthetics intoxicate every excitable cell in the body.
According to the researchers, a key finding in this study was identifying the ankyrin protein in the pancreatic beta cell, which is a type of excitable cell.
These channels are transmembrane protein-complexes with a key-role in signal transmission in excitable cells, such as neurons, and allow the flux of Na+ ions through the cellular membrane in response to specific stimuli, thus controlling the generation and propagation of action potentials.