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The response to acetylcholine

Lester, Henry A. (1977) The response to acetylcholine. Scientific American, 236 (2). pp. 106-118. ISSN 0036-8733. doi:10.1038/scientificamerican0277-106.

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When a nerve makes a muscle cell contract, it gives the cell a tiny squirt of acetylcholine. Receptors on the cell respond by opening so that ions can travel through the cell membrane.

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