PMID: 5910015Apr 1, 1966

Lithium's failure to replace sodium in mammalian sympathetic ganglia

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A J Pappano, R L Volle

Abstract

Ganglionic responses to electrical stimulation, acetylcholine, and potassium ions were studied in superior cervical ganglia of. cats perfused with media containing lithium chloride instead of sodium chloride. In lithium-Locke, ganglionic transmission and depolarization evoked by acetylcholine were blocked completely but reversibly, while the depolarization produced by potassium ions was unaltered.

Citations

Oct 1, 1970·British Journal of Pharmacology·H W KosterlitzD I Wallis
Jan 1, 1974·British Journal of Pharmacology·K Koketsu, K Yamamoto
Jun 1, 1971·CRC Critical Reviews in Clinical Laboratory Sciences·B Maletzky, P H Blachly
Dec 1, 1968·Canadian Psychiatric Association Journal·F W FurlongE D Luby

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