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Electrophysiology of dissociated gastrointestinal muscle cells

Handbook of Physiology, The Gastrointestinal System, Motility and Circulation

  1. Kenton M. Sanders

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp060104

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Sanders, K. M. 2011. Electrophysiology of dissociated gastrointestinal muscle cells. Comprehensive Physiology. 163–185.

Author Information

  1. Department of Physiology, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno, Nevada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Dispersion Techniques
    • 1.1
      Comparison of Approaches
    • 1.2
      Evaluation of Dispersed Cells
  • 2
    Rhythmicity In Cellular Preparations
  • 3
    Voltage Recordings From Isolated Cells
    • 3.1
      Agonist Effects on Voltage
    • 3.2
      Other Voltage Recordings in Isolated Cells
  • 4
    Voltage-Clamp Studies Of Isolated Cells
    • 4.1
      Microelectrode Voltage-Clamp Studies
    • 4.2
      Whole-Cell Current and Voltage Clamp by Patch-Clamp Technique
    • 4.3
      Properties of Potassium Channels
    • 4.4
      Properties of Calcium Channels
    • 4.5
      Properties of Chloride Channels
  • 5
    Effects of Physiological Agonists on Channels
    • 5.1
      Cholinergic Regulation of Potassium Channels
    • 5.2
      Cholinergic Effects on Calcium Channels
    • 5.3
      Effects of Other Agonists
  • 6
    Relating Studies of Ionic Channels to Electrical Events of the Gut
  • 7
    Implications of Single-Channel Studies on Models of Electrical Activity