Skip to main content

News about Scitation

In December 2016 Scitation will launch with a new design, enhanced navigation and a much improved user experience.

To ensure a smooth transition, from today, we are temporarily stopping new account registration and single article purchases. If you already have an account you can continue to use the site as normal.

For help or more information please visit our FAQs.

banner image
No data available.
Please log in to see this content.
You have no subscription access to this content.
No metrics data to plot.
The attempt to load metrics for this article has failed.
The attempt to plot a graph for these metrics has failed.
The full text of this article is not currently available.
/content/aip/journal/adva/6/5/10.1063/1.4948985
1.
1.R.F. Melendy, “Resolving the biophysics of axon transmembrane polarization in a single closed-form description,” Journal of Applied Physics 118, 244701 (2015).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4939278
2.
2.V.N. Varfolomeev et al., “Paramagnetic properties of hepatic tissues and transplantable hepatomas,” Biofizika 21, 881-886 (1976).
3.
3.R. Pethig and D.B. Kell, “The passive electrical properties of biological systems: their significance in physiology, biophysics and biotechnology,” Physics in medicine and biology 32, 933-970 (1987).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0031-9155/32/8/001
4.
4.W.T. Coffey, Y.P. Kalmykov, and J.T. Waldron, The Langevin Equation, with Applications in Physics, Chemistry, and Electrical Engineering (World Scientific, River Edge, NJ, 1996).
5.
5.W. Rall, Core Conductor Theory and Cable Properties of Neurons: Handbook of Physiology, the Nervous System, Cellular Biology of Neurons (American Physiological Society, 1977), pp. 39-93.
6.
6.J.J.B. Jack, D. Noble, and R.W. Tsien, Electric Current Flow in Excitable Cells (Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1975).
7.
7.D. Sterratt, Principles of Computational Modelling in Neuroscience (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2011).
8.
8.R. Hobbie, Intermediate Physics for Medicine and Biology (AIP Press, New York, 1997).
9.
9.The electrical system of the body: The physics of the nervous system (Medical Physics, University of Notre Dame, n.d., http://www3.nd.edu/~nsl/Lectures/mphysics/).
10.
10.J. Malmivuo and R. Plonsey, Bioelectromagnetism: Principles and Applications of Bioelectric and Biomagnetic Fields (Oxford University Press, Oxford, New York, Toronto, 1995).
11.
11.F. Barnes, in Bioengineering and Biophysical Aspects of Electromagnetic Fields, edited byF. Barnes and B. Greenebaum (CRC Press, Boca Raton, London, New York, 2007), pp. 115-156.
12.
12.W. Rall, Core Conductor Theory and Cable Properties of Neurons: Handbook of Physiology, the Nervous System, Cellular Biology of Neurons (American Physiological Society, 1977), pp. 39-93.
13.
13.A.L. Hodgkin and A.F. Huxley, “A quantitative description of membrane current and its application to conduction and excitation in nerve,” Journal of Physiology 117, 500-544 (1952).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1113/jphysiol.1952.sp004764
14.
14.A.L. Hodgkin and B. Katz, “Potential, The effect of sodium ions on the electrical activity of the giant axon of the squid,” J. of Physiology 108, 37-77 (1949).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1113/jphysiol.1949.sp004310
15.
15.T. Begenisic, “Magnitude and location of surface charges on myxicola giant axons,” The Journal of General Physiology 66, 47-65 (1975).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1085/jgp.66.1.47
16.
16.G.N. Mozhayeva and A.P. Naumov, “Effect of surface charge on the stead state potassium conductance of nodal membrane,” Nature 228, 164-165 (1970).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/228164a0
17.
17.J.R. Segal, “Surface charge of giant axons of squid and lobster,” Biophysical Journal 8(4), 470-489 (1968).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0006-3495(68)86501-4
18.
18.R.I. Macey, in Membrane Physiology, edited by T.E. Andreoli, J.F. Hoffman, and D.D. Fanestil (Springer, New York, 1980), pp. 125-146.
19.
19.J. Enderle, S. Blanchard, and J. Bronzino, Introduction to Biomedical Engineering (Elsevier Academic Press, Amsterdam, Boston, London, New York, 2005).
20.
20.P. Smejtek, in Permeability and Stability of Lipid Bilayers, edited by E. Anibal Disalvo and S.A. Simon (CRC Press, Boca Raton, Ann Arbor, London, 1994), pp. 197-236.
21.
21.R. FitzHugh, “Impulses and physiological states in theoretical models of nerve membrane,” Biophysical Journal 1, 445-466 (1961).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0006-3495(61)86902-6
22.
22.B. Roth and J. Wikswo, “The magnetic field of a single axon: a comparison of theory and experiment,” Biophysical Journal 48, 93-109 (1985).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0006-3495(85)83763-2
23.
23.D. Goldman, “Potential, impedance, and rectification in membranes,” J. of Gen Physiology 27(1), 37-60 (1943).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1085/jgp.27.1.37
http://aip.metastore.ingenta.com/content/aip/journal/adva/6/5/10.1063/1.4948985
Loading
/content/aip/journal/adva/6/5/10.1063/1.4948985
Loading

Data & Media loading...

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/aip/journal/adva/6/5/10.1063/1.4948985
2016-05-05
2016-12-04

Abstract

I recently introduced a closed-form description of propagated signaling phenomena in the membrane of an axon [R.F. Melendy, Journal of Applied Physics , 244701 (2015)]. Those results demonstrate how intracellular conductance, the thermodynamics of magnetization, and current modulation, function together in generating an action potential in a unified, closed-form description. At present, I report on a subsequent closed-form model that unifies intracellular conductance and the thermodynamics of magnetization, with the membrane electric field,. It’s anticipated this work will compel researchers in biophysics, physical biology, and the computational neurosciences, to probe deeper into the classical and quantum features of membrane magnetization and signaling, informed by the computational features of this subsequent model.

Loading

Full text loading...

/deliver/fulltext/aip/journal/adva/6/5/1.4948985.html;jsessionid=Hekv33BCopIZ92oaTgUYOQQc.x-aip-live-03?itemId=/content/aip/journal/adva/6/5/10.1063/1.4948985&mimeType=html&fmt=ahah&containerItemId=content/aip/journal/adva
true
true

Access Key

  • FFree Content
  • OAOpen Access Content
  • SSubscribed Content
  • TFree Trial Content
752b84549af89a08dbdd7fdb8b9568b5 journal.articlezxybnytfddd
/content/realmedia?fmt=ahah&adPositionList=
&advertTargetUrl=//oascentral.aip.org/RealMedia/ads/&sitePageValue=aipadvances.aip.org/6/5/10.1063/1.4948985&pageURL=http://scitation.aip.org/content/aip/journal/adva/6/5/10.1063/1.4948985'
Right1,Right2,Right3,