Jan 1, 1975

Studies of in vitro cultivated cells from the smooth muscle organs. 3. Effectiveness of some drugs on pulsation frequency of isolated smooth muscle cells of the chicken amnion

Acta biologica et medica Germanica
H ElzeH Pilgrim

Abstract

The effects of some drugs on the beating frequency of isolated cells of the chick amnion cultivated on cover slips were investigated. Cholinergic and adrenergic agonists and antagonists, serotonine, antispasmodics, coronary dilatants and local anesthetics influenced the beating frequency significantly. The isolated chick amnion cells equal in their pharmacological behaviour the intact chick amnion and smooth muscle cells of mammals but differ from isolated beating heart cells.

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Myocytes, Smooth Muscle
Smooth Muscle
Structure of Amnion
Organ
Topical anesthetic
Antispasmodics
Vasoactive Antagonists
Parasympathomimetic Effect
Chick Embryo
Entire Amnion

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