resting membrane potential


A Paper Full Of Analogies About Membranes

a: Resting membrane potential ~
b: constructing a light switch

What: "the resting membrane potential is like a light switch. Movement toward the on position does not turn on the light (none part). When contact is made the light goes on (all part). Each time the light is on, the brightness is the same (same magnitude)" There is also an association between the number of socks in a dryer and membrane switch, it fun reading....

Writer: thoffman
Where: Reference Link Has Evaporated
Date: May 10 2013 6:14 PM

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