Electro-mechanical noise in atrial muscle fibres of the carp

S. Akselrod*, J. Richter, E. M. Landau, Y. Lass

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Steady membrane voltage fluctuations have been observed in atrial muscle fibres of the carp. These voltage fluctuations produce minute mechanical oscillations, as revealed by an interference contrast microscope. The steady voltage fluctuations may be related to abnormal automaticity in the heart.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1058-1060
Number of pages3
Issue number8
StatePublished - Aug 1977


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