Animal electricity : how we learned that the body and brain are electric machines /
Robert B. Campenot.
imprint
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2016, c2016
description
xii, 340 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
ISBN
0674736818, 9780674736818
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imprint
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2016, c2016
isbn
0674736818
9780674736818
contents note
Animal electricity -- A world of cells, molecules, and atoms -- The animal battery -- Hodgkin and Huxley before the war -- The mystery of nerve conduction explained -- Heart to heart -- Nerve to muscle -- Use it or lose it -- Broadcasting in the volume conductor -- The bionic century.
catalogue key
10310881
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-327) and index.

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