Andrew Fielding Huxley


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Noun1.Andrew Fielding Huxley - English physiologist who, with Alan Hodgkin, discovered the role of potassium and sodium ions in the transmission of the nerve impulse (born in 1917)
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For those who equate Aldous Huxley with Brave New World, or who think of Aldous as the black sheep of the Huxley clan, which also includes the Nobelist Andrew Fielding Huxley, a profound positive interest in modern science on his part might seem surprising, even incongruous.