Flashcards in 3. Resting Membrane Potential Deck (10)
What is the normal resting membrane potential for cardiac/skeletal muscle cells?
What is the normal resting membrane potential for nerve cells?
Opening K+ or Cl- channels does what to the cell membrane potential?
Opening Na+ or Ca2+ channels causes what to the cell membrane potential?
What are the three types of gating?
Give two examples of excitatory transmitters
Give two examples of inhibitory transmitters
Slow synaptic transmission uses what type of receptor?
Which protein is responsible for setting up and maintaining the ionic gradients needed to establish a membrane potential?