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The Anatomy and Pathology of the Neuromuscular Junction

  • Ruth E. M. Bowden
  • L. W. Duchen
Part of the Handbuch der experimentellen Pharmakologie / Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology book series (HEP, volume 42)

Abstract

Knowledge of the structure of the neuromuscular junction is essential for an understanding of the processes of transmission and the interrelationship between the nervous system and striated muscle. Correlation between morphological, physiological, pharmacological and biophysical research in experimental and clinical conditions has contributed fruitfully to present knowledge.

Keywords

Schwann Cell Botulinum Toxin Synaptic Vesicle Neuromuscular Transmission Tetanus Toxin 
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