Action-potential sentence example
- Hodes  found a decrement of the compound muscle action potential amplitude on repetitive stimulation in patients with previous paralytic polio.
- The arrival of an action potential in the interior of the cardiac muscle cell causes the release of calcium ions from the sarcoplasmic reticulum.
- When an action potential reaches the synapse these channels open, causing calcium ions to flow into the cell.
- The action potential can therefore jump large distances from node to node (1mm), a process that is called saltatory propagation.