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Markus Collins <markus at fastcat.ml.org> writes:
>>>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
>>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.
Ah, yes--was that Loewi's "Vagus-stoff"? (no doubt I'm mis-spelling)
Fluid from one frog's heart influencing beating of another (isolated)