A tissue with a deficient anatomic supply is excessively sensitive to chemical neurotransmitters.
- Walter B. Cannon and Arturo Rosenblueth:
The supersensitivity of denervated structures. A law of denervation.
New York, MacMillan, 1949.
- Henry David Janowitz and M. I. Grossman:
An exception to Cannon's law.
Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences (CMLS), July 1951, 7 (7): 275.
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