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Action Potentials

"Action Potentials" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Abrupt changes in the membrane potential that sweep along the CELL MEMBRANE of excitable cells in response to excitation stimuli.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Action Potentials" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Action Potentials" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 1195 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 80 publications in 2014
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