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kkollins at pop3.concentric.net kkollins at pop3.concentric.net
Wed Oct 21 17:33:24 EST 1998


O. Loewi, "Uber huorale Ubertragbarkeit der Herznervenwirkung", Pfluegers
Arch. 189, 239 (1921).

See p37, _The Biochemical Basis of Neuropharmacology_, Cooper, Bloom and
Roth, 1982.

Markus Collins wrote:

> On 21 Oct 1998, F. Frank LeFever wrote:
> >
> > I am puzzled, however, by your statement that the first
> > neurotransmitter was discovered c. 25 years ago, by accident. Can you
> > clarify?
>
> Yes, you're right.  I'm terribly sorry.
>
> I misquoted the date.
>
> I was refering to Otto Loewi's work in speculating
> the role of acetylcholine in the brain as
> neurotransmitter in 1920's.
>
> - Markus






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