The Caenorhabditis elegans interneuron ALA is (also) a high-threshold mechanosensor
- Publisher: BioMed Central
(issn: 1471-2202, eissn: 1471-2202)
Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience | Research Article | Physiology | Mechanosensation | Neuroethology
mesheuropmc: nervous system
Background To survive dynamic environments, it is essential for all animals to appropriately modulate their behavior in response to various stimulus intensities. For instance, the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans suppresses the rate of egg-laying in response to intense m...