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  • Intracellular action of magnesium in airways smooth muscle relaxation in rabbit 

    Gourgoulianis, K. I.; Chatziparasidis, G.; Chatziefthimiou, A.; Molyvdas, P. A. (1999)
    This study was designed to examine whether magnesium has an intracellular action on airways smooth muscle contraction. Tracheal muscle strips were obtained from six male rabbits and perfused in a bathing chamber. The muscle ...
  • Magnesium as a relaxing factor of airway smooth muscles 

    Gourgoulianis, K. I.; Chatziparasidis, G.; Chatziefthimiou, A.; Molyvdas, P. A. (2001)
    in the search for effective treatment of a life-threatening asthma attack, intravenous magnesium infusion has been studied in asthmatic patients because of its potential effect to reverse bronchospasm and improve pulmonary ...
  • On the action of the anti-absence drug ethosuximide in the rat and cat thalamus 

    Leresche, N.; Parri, H. R.; Erdemli, G.; Guyon, A.; Turner, J. P.; Williams, S. R.; Asprodini, E.; Crunelli, V. (1998)
    The action of ethosuximide (ETX) on Na+, K+, and Ca2+ currents and on tonic and burst-firing patterns was investigated in rat and cat thalamic neurons in vitro by using patch and sharp microelectrode recordings. In ...
  • Skeletal muscle relaxants in anaesthesiology 

    Benakis, A.; Plessas, C. T.; Plessas, S. T. (1999)
    During the 16th century, European explorers found that the Indians along the Amazon and Orinoco Rivers were using an arrow poison, named curare, that produced death by skeletal paralysis. Curare is one of several different ...