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e·lec·tro·phys·i·ol·o·gy

(ē-lek'trō-fiz'ē-ol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of science concerned with electrical phenomena that are associated with physiologic processes. Electrical phenomena are prominent in neurons and effectors.

electrophysiology

/elec·tro·phys·i·ol·o·gy/ (-fiz″e-ol´ah-je)
1. the study of the mechanisms of production of electrical phenomena, particularly in the nervous system, and their consequences in the living organism.
2. the study of the effects of electricity on physiological phenomena.

electrophysiology

(ĭ-lĕk′trō-fĭz′ē-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
1. The branch of physiology that studies the relationship between electric phenomena and bodily processes.
2. The electric activity associated with a bodily part or function.

e·lec′tro·phys′i·o·log′ic (-ə-lŏj′ĭk), e·lec′tro·phys′i·o·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
e·lec′tro·phys′i·ol′o·gist n.

electrophysiology

[-fis′ē·ol′əjē]
Etymology: Gk, elektron + physis, nature, logos, science
a branch of biology concerned with the relationship between electric phenomena and biological function.

Electrophysiology

Study of how electrical signals in the body relate to physiologic function.

electrophysiology

study of the electrical phenomena involved in physiological processes.
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With the optional new motorized Z-axis and enhanced C1 software, users can conduct images analysis, 3D slice imaging and reconstruction, and can obtain 3D image and electrophysiological data alternatively from the same specimen.
I will employ a combination of cutting-edge electrophysiological and imaging methods to elucidate the cellular mechanisms underlying plasticity of myelinated axons, and their functional significance for axon conduction speed.
To address the complex anatomy and unusual physiological properties of neurons, neurobiologists (a term not then in vogue) used highly specialized techniques of anatomical tracing and electrophysiological analysis that were foreign to most biologists.
today announced that it has dosed the first patient in its Phase 2 clinical study of the effect of R3487/MEM 3454, a nicotinic alpha-7 partial agonist, on electrophysiological biomarkers in patients with schizophrenia.
Scientists have postulated that there is some sort of electrophysiological movement of organic materials through plants, he says, but they have measured voltages within plants that have been thought to be too small to drive such currents.
The study authors concluded "(The NC-stat System) has excellent diagnostic accuracy for detecting electrophysiological abnormality in the sural nerve of patients who have diabetes.
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Linguists from Germany, elsewhere in Europe, and the US discuss such topics as the development of conversational competence in children with specific language impairment, discourse under control in ambiguous sentences, numerals and scalar implicatures, meaning in the objects, blocking modal enrichment, and electrophysiological evidence for enriched composition.
An ERP is the electrophysiological brain response to internal or external stimuli.
He describes the clinical aspects, anatomic and electrophysiologic basis, and underlying electrophysiological mechanisms of arrhythmias, the use of physical exam and electrocardiographic tools for diagnosis, and application of treatment modalities for specific abnormalities, their study, and differential diagnosis, from inherited heart diseases to heart failure.
The new work addresses the neural correlates of consciousness at an unprecedented resolution, using intra-cerebral electrophysiological recordings of neural activity.