By Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child
Hidden deep underneath new york lies a warren of tunnels, sewers, and galleries, often forgotten by means of those that stroll the streets above. There lies the last word mystery of the Museum Beat. while grotesquely deformed skeletons are came across deep within the dust off the new york coastline, museum curator Margo eco-friendly is termed in to assist the research. Margo needs to once more staff up with police lieutenant D'Agosta and FBI agent Pendergast, in addition to the bright Dr. Frock, to attempt and remedy the puzzle. the path quickly leads deep underground, the place they are going to face the awakening of a sleeping nightmare.
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Extra resources for Reliquary (Pendergast, Book 2)
Even the existence of chemical transmission of nerve impulses in coelenterates has not yet been established. In the course of 400 million years of independent development Nature has found not only the chemical principle of transmission of nervous excitation, but also ACh as one of the mediators for both main branches of the phylogenetic tree. Among the examples of all types of animals, in which this question has been studied, ACh is not the only mediator. e. noradrenaline with a small admixture of adrenaline), glutamic acid, gamma-amino-butyric acid, glycine and possibly 5-hydroxytryptamine (serotonin).
This would also simplify the interpretation of results. In recent years alkylating agents have been obtained which, like dibenamine, contain a 2-chlorethylamine grouping, but which have a more selective action on the ChR than dibenamine—preparations (XIII) and (XVI), for example. Dibenamine rapidly cyclizes in solution with the formation of ethylene-iminium ion, which is the alkylating agent (Nickerson, 1949). The same cyclization process takes place also with other substances containing the 2-chlorethylamine group (compare, for example, preparations (XIII) and (XVI).
9 1962). It was later shown, however, that the conclusion that gallamine had an affinity for hyaluronic acid was the result of inadequately conducted experiments. Thus, the equilibrium dialysis was carried out with distilled water instead of a physiological solution, and in these 33 34 ACETYLCHOLINE conditions hyaluronic acid bound the gallamine cations very firmly, but quite non-specifically. Equilibrium dialysis in dilute salt solutions revealed no affinity of the mucopolysaccharides for quaternary ammonium compounds (see Ehrenpreis et aL, 1969).