Acetylcholine is an organic chemical that functions in the brain and body of many
types of animals, including humans, as a neurotransmitter—a chemical ...
11.1 Introduction. Acetylcholine, the first neurotransmitter discovered, was
originally described as "vagus stuff" by Otto Loewi because of its ability to mimic
Acetylcholine is the neurotransmitter at neuromuscular junctions, at synapses in
the ganglia of the visceral motor system, and at a variety of sites within the ...
Aug 24, 2016 ... Acetylcholine is found in the CNS and PNS and is the most common
neurotransmitter. Learn more about the discovery and functions of ...
This is a side view of a human brain, facing left. The lights are showing you a few
of the areas that use the neurotransmitter acetylcholine. Let's look at one ...
Acetylcholine is a neurotransmitter that is related to motor and memory functions.
Acetylcholine is the neurotransmitter produced by neurons referred to as
cholinergic neurons. In the peripheral nervous system acetylcholine plays a role
Aug 19, 2015 ... Acetylcholine, an ester of choline and acetic acid that serves as a transmitter
substance of nerve impulses within the central and peripheral ...
In this lesson, you will learn about acetylcholine, a chemical messenger that
causes our skeletal muscles to contract and regulates our endocrine...
the acetic acid ester of choline, normally present in many parts of the body and
having important physiologic functions. It is a neurotransmitter at cholinergic ...