### Abstract

The speed of spead of an impulse along a fibre with septa in the case of low electrical resistances of the speta has been calculated. It is shown that the mean speed of spread of the impulse in such a fibre is the same as in the homogeneous fibre in which the resistances of the septa are incorporated into the resistance of the axoplasm per unit length of the fibre.

Original language | English (US) |
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Pages (from-to) | 358-365 |

Number of pages | 8 |

Journal | Biophysics |

Volume | 18 |

Issue number | 2 |

State | Published - Dec 1 1973 |

### ASJC Scopus subject areas

- Biophysics

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## Cite this

Markin, V. S., & Pastushenko, V. F. (1973). Spread of excitation in a nerve fibre with septa-I. Calculation of the speed of the impulse.

*Biophysics*,*18*(2), 358-365.